Coma Galaxy Cluster (Detail 2)

Varied galaxy types in the Coma Cluster.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA).
Acknowledgment: D. Carter (Liverpool John Moores University) and the Coma HST ACS Treasury Team.

About the Image

Id:heic0813c
Type:Observation
Release date:10 June 2008, 15:00
Related releases:heic0813
Size:2657 x 1495 px

About the Object

Name:Abell 1656
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Distance:300 million light years
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Category:Star Clusters

Image Formats

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3.4 MB
Screensize JPEG
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Coordinates

Position (RA):13 0 14.80
Position (Dec):28° 3' 33.37"
Field of view:2.21 x 1.25 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 12.0° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
475 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
I
814 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS

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