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".

Credit:

A. Fujii

About the Image

Id:heic0717c
Type:Observation
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
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:300 million light years


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