Wide view of the Antennae galaxies (ground-based image)

This image is a colour composite made from exposures from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The field of view is 2.8 x 2.8 degrees.


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

About the Image

Release date:17 October 2006, 15:00
Related releases:heic0615
Size:10208 x 10356 px

About the Object

Name:Antennae Galaxies, NGC4038, NGC4039
Type:• X - Galaxies Images/Videos

Image Formats

Fullsize Original
120.8 MB
Large JPEG
61.5 MB
Screensize JPEG
325.8 KB


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