Wide-field image of Leo and Arp 87 (ground-based image)

A wide-field image showing the constellation of Leo. The interacting galaxy pair, Arp 87, is located to the left of the image above Leos's "hind legs".


A. Fujii

About the Image

Release date:30 October 2007, 14:00
Related releases:heic0717
Size:5576 x 4360 px

About the Object

Name:Arp 87, Constellation Leo
Type:• Milky Way : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting
Distance:300 million light years

Image Formats

Large JPEG
2.8 MB
Screensize JPEG
175.9 KB


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