I Zwicky 18 (ground-based image)

A wide field image of the sky around the galaxy I Zwicky 18 taken on the ground by the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The field of view is approximately 2.7 x 2.8 degrees.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and the Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin (ESA/Hubble)

About the Image

Id:heic0716c
Type:Observation
Release date:16 October 2007, 16:00
Related releases:heic0716
Size:9800 x 9973 px

About the Object

Name:I Zw 18
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Irregular
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:60 million light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS

Image Formats

Large JPEG
18.2 MB
Screensize JPEG
343.8 KB

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