Wide-field view of NGC 7173 (ground-based image)

A wide-field image of the region around NGC 7173 constructed from ground-based images in the Digitized Sky Survey. The field-of-view is approximately 3.7 x 3.8 degrees.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:heic0902b
Type:Observation
Release date:3 March 2009, 12:00
Related releases:heic0902
Size:13632 x 13425 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 7173
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Elliptical
Distance:110 million light years
Constellation:Piscis Austrinus

Image Formats

Large JPEG
110.8 MB
Screensize JPEG
280.5 KB

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Coordinates

Position (RA):22 2 6.24
Position (Dec):-31° 58' 53.75"
Field of view:231.64 x 228.12 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.1° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS

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