Digitized Sky Survey Image of Abell 370 (ground-based image)

This image is a colour composite made from exposures from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The field of view is approximatelly 2.2 x 2.2 degrees.

Credit:

NASA, ESA and Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin.

About the Image

Id:heic0910t
Type:Observation
Release date:9 September 2009, 17:00
Related releases:heic0910
Size:8000 x 8000 px

About the Object

Name:Abell 370
Type:Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Distance:z=0.375 (redshift)
Constellation:Cetus
Category:Galaxies

Image Formats

Large JPEG
14.9 MB
Screensize JPEG
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Coordinates

Position (RA):2 39 55.49
Position (Dec):-1° 30' 17.70"
Field of view:134.60 x 134.60 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.2° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS

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