Wide-field image of Abell S1063 (ground-based image)

This ground-based image shows the galaxy cluster Abell S1063 and its surroundings.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2
Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

About the Image

Id:heic1615c
Type:Observation
Release date:21 July 2016, 16:00
Related releases:heic1718, heic1615
Size:10743 x 11371 px

About the Object

Name:Abell S1063
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Distance:z=0.348 (redshift)
Constellation:Grus
Category:Galaxies

Image Formats

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44.2 MB
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Coordinates

Position (RA):22 49 14.12
Position (Dec):-44° 30' 17.01"
Field of view:182.69 x 193.37 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.8° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
R
630 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
I
797 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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