Small Magellanic Cloud (ground-based image)

The two-colour image shows an overview of the full Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC) and was composed from two images from the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The field of view is slightly larger than 3.5›.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble and Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgements: Davide De Martin

About the Image

Id:heic0603d
Type:Observation
Release date:18 April 2006, 15:00
Related releases:heic1314, heic0603
Size:13096 x 13616 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 292, Small Magellanic Cloud, SMC
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:200000 light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS

Image Formats

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