Location of the Hubble IR Detail in NGC 2174

Location of the Hubble IR Detail in NGC 2174

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News release ID: STScI-2014-18
Release Date: Mar 17, 2014
Image Use: Copyright
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This graphic shows the location of the infrared image from the Hubble Space Telescope in a wider view of the region of NGC 2174. On the left is a ground-based image of the star-forming nebula in visible light by an amateur astrophotographer, with an outline showing the area of the detailed Hubble image. On the right is a small detail of a star-forming column in the nebula, made by Hubble's WFC3 infrared camera.


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Annotated, Astronomical, Emission Nebulae, Hubble Heritage, Hubble Telescope, Nebulae

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NASA and ESA;
Acknowledgment: The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) and R. Crisp