Digitized Sky Survey Image of NGC 4522 (ground-based image)

A wide-field image of the region around NGC 4522 constructed from the images in the Digitized Sky Survey. The field-of-view is approximately 2.4 degrees x 1.9 degrees.

Credit:

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

About the Image

Id:heic0911d
Type:Observation
Release date:30 September 2009, 15:00
Related releases:heic0911
Size:8745 x 6929 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 4522
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Barred
Distance:60 million light years
Constellation:Virgo
Category:Galaxies

Image Formats

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16.6 MB
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Coordinates

Position (RA):12 33 39.98
Position (Dec):9° 10' 13.82"
Field of view:146.67 x 116.21 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 89.6° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

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