Compass and Scale Image of Brown Dwarf 2M J044144 with Companion – HST WFPC2 – August 20, 2008
2MASS J04414489+2301513, 2MASS J044144
460 light-years or 140 parsecs
This image is 0.6 arcseconds (84 astronomical units) wide.
This image was created from HST data from proposal 11203: K. Luhman (Penn State University) and K. McLeod (Wellesley College). Other collaborators include K. Todorov (Penn State University).
F791W (I) and F850LP (I)
Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI);
Science Credit: NASA, ESA, and K. Todorov and K. Luhman (Penn State University)