Arp 87 from the DSS (ground-based image)

An image of the region of sky around Arp 87. The interacting galaxies can just be seen towards the centre of the frame. The field of view is approximately 2.7 by 2.8 degrees across.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:heic0717b
Type:Observation
Release date:30 October 2007, 14:00
Related releases:heic0717
Size:10010 x 10239 px

About the Object

Name:Arp 87
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:300 million light years

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

Image Formats

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