Wide-field view of NGC 4214 (ground-based image)

This ground-based image of the area around NGC 4214 shows this dwarf irregular galaxy in its context. The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has made a close-up image of the galaxy which reveals more detail, including evidence of current and recent star formation.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:heic1109b
Type:Observation
Release date:12 May 2011, 15:00
Related releases:heic1109
Size:10470 x 10252 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 4214
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:10 light years


Image Formats

Fullsize Original
173.1 MB
Large JPEG
80.7 MB
Screensize JPEG
196.5 KB

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Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

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