Wide-field view of NGC 1073 and its surroundings (ground-based image)
This image from a ground-based telescope shows the location of and region surrounding NGC 1073.
Several other galaxies are also visible here, most obviously NGC 1055, seen side-on, and Messier 77, seen face-on, both near the bottom of the frame.
NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2 (Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin)
About the Image
|Release date:||3 February 2012, 10:00|
|Size:||10693 x 10714 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral|
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
|Distance:||55 million light years|
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