Location of the Hubble IR Detail in NGC 2174
Location of the Hubble IR Detail in NGC 2174
About this image

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.


Tags
Annotated, Astronomical, Emission Nebulae, Hubble Telescope, Nebulae

Credits

Credit: NASA and ESA

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