Hubble and Magellan composite image of Messier 83

This view of Messier 83 shows new Hubble data combined with ground-based data from the Giant Magellan Telescope, which shows a wider field of view so the whole galaxy is visible.

Credit:

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
Acknowledgment: W. Blair (STScI/JHU), Carnegie Institution of Washington (Las Campanas Observatory), and NOAO

About the Image

Id:heic1403b
Type:Observation
Release date:9 January 2014, 16:20
Related releases:heic1403
Size:2850 x 2850 px

About the Object

Name:M83, Messier 83
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:15 million light years


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