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XMM-NEWTON SCIENCE DATA IMAGES - VELA SNR


False Color * 0.4 - 0.75 keV 0.75 - 1.3 keV
vela vela vela
0.4 - 1.3 keV 2.0 - 7.2 keV DSS
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WISE 22-micron
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List of Observations
vela 0.4-0.75 keV FITS image
vela 0.75-1.3 keV FITS image
vela 0.4-1.3 keV FITS image
vela 2.0-7.2 keV FITS image

* The false-color image uses the 0.4-0.75 keV band for red, 0.75-1.3 keV band for green, and the 2.0-7.2 keV band for blue.

More information on the VELA SNR can be found at:
Wikipedia
APOD.

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Papers based on these XMN-Newton data:
2008ApJ...689L.121L


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This file was last modified on Friday, 28-Feb-2014 11:46:13 EST
Curator:Michael Arida (ADNET); michael.arida@nasa.gov

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