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Near infrared imaging of the Hubble deep field with the Keck telescope

Near infrared imaging of the Hubble deep field with the Keck telescope

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft),
  • Infrared imaging,
  • Stars -- Populations -- Research

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAstronomical journal 0004-6256.
    StatementDavid W. Hogg ... [et al.].
    SeriesNASA-CR -- 204715., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-204715.
    ContributionsAmerican Astronomical Society.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17604910M
    OCLC/WorldCa47251189

    An image of the Red Square nebula surrounding the hot star MWC The picture was taken with infrared adaptive optics imaging at Palomar and Keck Observatories. Veil Nebula Pierced by .   yes, from the time that ritchey designed the meter mount wilson reflector (), nearly all large terrestrial reflectors have been configured to have multiple focal lengths, depending on the secondary mirror installed, to suit the optical requirements of different astronomical tasks.

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Near infrared imaging of the Hubble deep field with the Keck telescope Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS) is a scientific instrument for infrared astronomy, installed on the Hubble Space Telescope (HST), operating from toand from to Images produced by NICMOS contain data from the near-infrared part of the light spectrum.

NICMOS was conceived and designed by the NICMOS Instrument. Get this from a library. Near infrared imaging of the Hubble deep field with the Keck telescope.

[David W Hogg; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;]. The Hubble Deep Field (HDF) is an image of a small region in the constellation Ursa Major, constructed from a series of observations by the Hubble Space covers an area about arcminutes on a side, about one millionth of the whole sky, which is equivalent in angular size to a tennis ball at a distance of metres.

The image was assembled from separate. The Hubble Ultra Deep Field from represents the deepest portrait of the visible universe ever achieved by humankind. Using the improved capabilities of the Advanced Camera for Surveys, the camera installed during the servicing mission, a new Deep Field was observed, in the constellation of Fornax (the Furnace).

It reveals some of the first galaxies to emerge. Hubble's Instruments: STIS - Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph The Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph (STIS) is a versatile "combi-instrument" taking advantage of modern technologies.

It combines a camera with a spectrograph, and covers a wide range of wavelengths from the near-infrared region into the ultraviolet. Other articles where Hubble Deep Field is discussed: Hubble Space Telescope: The Hubble Deep Field, a photograph of about 1, galaxies, revealed galactic evolution over nearly the entire history of the universe.

Within the solar system, the HST was also used to discover Hydra and Nix, two moons of the dwarf planet Pluto. The Hubble Ultra-Deep Field (HUDF) is an image of a small region of space in the constellation Fornax, containing an estima original release was combined from Hubble Space Telescope data accumulated over a period from Septemthrough to Janu Looking back approximately 13 billion years (between and million years.

Cite this paper as: Bershady M.A. () Deep near-infrared imaging with the Keck Telescope. In: Hippelein H., Meisenheimer K., Röser : Matthew A. Bershady. The Hubble Ultra Deep Field is an image of a small area of space in the constellation Fornax, created using Hubble Space Telescope data from and By collecting faint light over many hours of observation, it revealed thousands of galaxies, both nearby and very distant, making it the deepest image of the universe ever taken at that time.

latitude patch of sky, the Hubble Deep Field South (HDF-S), was observed with the VLT for more than hours under the best seeing conditions. Using the near-infrared (NIR) imaging mode of the Infrared Spectrometer and Array Camera (ISAAC, Moorwood ), we obtained ultradeep images in the J s ( µm), H ( µm) and K s ( µm) bands.

The Hubble space telescope observations of the northern Hubble deep field, and more recently its counterpart in the south, provide detections and photometry for stars and field galaxies to the.

The Hubble Space Telescope (often referred to as HST or Hubble) is a space telescope that was launched into low Earth orbit in and remains in operation. It was not the first space telescope but it is one of the largest and most versatile, well known both as a vital research tool and as a public relations boon for astronomy.

The Hubble telescope is named after astronomer Edwin Launch date: ApUTC. HubbleSite - Out of the ordinary out of this world.

Deep Field: The Impossible Magnitude of our Universe. A unique film and musical experience inspired by one of the most important scientific discoveries of all time: the Hubble Telescope's Deep Field image.

This paper presents the Hubble Ultra Deep Field (HUDF), a one million second exposure of an 11 square minute-of-arc region in the southern sky with the Hubble Space Telescope. brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency.

Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind. In Aprilthe space shuttle Discovery carried the Hubble Space Telescope to an altitude of some kilometers above the Earth, where it has since been delivering images of the distant heavens to scientists below.

Despite disappointing early results--the telescope's mirror and camera were revealed to have significant flaws, which were quickly repaired--Hubble has Cited by: 3. When placed on the Hubble Space Telescope, WFC3 will provide unprecedented capabilities for imaging the cosmos at near-ultraviolet and at near-infrared wavelengths.

The Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3) will study a diverse range of objects and phenomena, from early and distant galaxy formation to nearby planetary nebulae, and finally our own backyard. An image of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field released in The images taken in the Ultra Deep Field result from exposure time of over 11 days between Sep.

24, and Jan. 16, Merging. Near infrared imaging of the Hubble deep field with the Keck telescope - [National Aeronautics and Space Administration] - [Washington, D.C.] In-text: (Hogg, ). Hubble Imaging Space and Time is fantastic. This is essentially a coffee table picture book.

The images are fantastic. There is good description. As an amateur astronomer for 40 years I get good views with my 20 inch telescope but NOTHING can compare to the beautiful and detailed pictures in this by: 2. For this reason, 10 nights with the Mayall 4-m telescope were devoted to infrared imaging of the Hubble Deep Field.

Principle investigator Mark Dickinson and a rotating cast of observers (Matt Bershady, Richard Elston, Adam Stanford, and Peter Eisenhardt) took turns making coffee and dithering the IRIM camera about the HDF.Keck Telescope and Facility Instrument Guide August 1 Introduction The two meter telescopes of the W.

M. Keck Observatory (WMKO) are located near the sum-mit of Mauna Kea on the island of Hawaii, in the state of Hawaii. Keck I was fully scheduled for astronomy in earlyand Keck II in October The two telescopes are separated. This is the most important image taken by Hubble telescope.

They see thousands of galaxies in the image. These pictures show what the universe was 11bilion years ago.