Reference Entry

Ghost of Jupiter

Edited by Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Third edition


Published online February 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191851193

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Astronomical Instrumentation, Methods, and Techniques
  • Galaxies

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

The 9th-magnitude planetary nebula NGC 3242 in Hydra, of similar apparent size to Jupiter. It lies about 2500 l.y. away.

Reference Entry.  22 words. 

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics ; Astronomical Instrumentation, Methods, and Techniques ; Galaxies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or purchase to access all content.