Composite ultraviolet-visible-infrared image of NGC 1512

This picture is a multi-wavelength composite made by seven individual exposures made with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. These exposures were taken by the Faint Object Camera (FOC), Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2 (WFPC2), and the Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS).

This image is issued jointly by NASA and ESA.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Dan Maoz (Tel-Aviv University, Israel, and Columbia University, USA)

About the Image

Id:heic0106b
Type:Observation
Release date:31 May 2001, 15:00
Related releases:heic0106
Size:564 x 573 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 04022-4329, NGC 1512
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Barred
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:40
Constellation:Horologium


Image Formats

Fullsize Original
811.9 KB
Large JPEG
194.0 KB
Screensize JPEG
357.6 KB

Wallpapers

1024x768
389.3 KB
1280x1024
549.4 KB
1600x1200
696.5 KB
2048x1536
954.1 KB

Coordinates

Position (RA):4 3 56.56
Position (Dec):-43° 20' 58.04"
Field of view:0.43 x 0.43 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 140.4° left of vertical
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Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Ultraviolet
U
220 nm Hubble Space Telescope
FOC
Ultraviolet
U
338 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
V
545 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
H-alpha
659 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
I
827 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
H
1.6 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS
Infrared
K
1.87 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS

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