Wide-field image of the ZwCl0024+1652 region (ground-based image)

ZwCl0024+1652 as seen in the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The image is a colour composite from DSS2 images. The field of view is 3.0 degrees. The cluster of galaxies is in the centre of the image.

Credit:

Davide De Martin (ESA/Hubble), the ESA/ESO/NASA Photoshop FITS Liberator & Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:heic0709d
Type:Observation
Release date:15 May 2007, 19:00
Related releases:heic0709
Size:10515 x 10505 px

About the Object

Name:ZwCl0024+1652
Type:Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Early Universe : Cosmology : Phenomenon : Dark Matter
Distance:z=0.39 (redshift)
Constellation:Pisces
Category:Cosmology
Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):0 26 35.91
Position (Dec):17° 8' 33.18"
Field of view:178.57 x 178.40 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.4° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Infrared
I
DSS
Optical
B
DSS

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