Veil Nebula by Hubble 2007, segment 2


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English: Portion of the Veil Nebula as photographed by the Hubble Space Telescope.

Data Description: The Hubble image was created from HST data from proposals 5774 and 5779: J. Hester (Arizona State Universitry) and J. Westphal (Caltech).

Instrument: WFPC2

Exposure Date(s): November 1994, August 1997

Color: This image is a composite of many separate exposures made by the WFPC2 instrument on the Hubble Space Telescope. Three filters were used to sample narrow wavelength ranges. The color results from assigning different hues (colors) to each monochromatic image. In this case, the assigned colors are:

F502N ([O III]) blue

F656N (Halpha) green

F673N ([S II]) red
?Norsk (nynorsk)?: Utsnitt av Slørtåka fotografert av Hubble-teleskopet.
Source http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2007/30/image/c/
Author NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration


Public domain This file is in the public domain because it was created by NASA and ESA. Hubble material is copyright-free and may be freely used as in the public domain without fee, on the condition that NASA and ESA is credited as the source of the material. The material was created for NASA by Space Telescope Science Institute and for ESA by the Hubble European Space Agency Information Centre under Contract NAS5-26555. Copyright statement at hubblesite.org or copyright statement at spacetelescope.org.
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