Small Magellanic Cloud and SMIDGE survey

This ground-based image shows the Small Magellanic Cloud. The area of the SMIDGE survey is highlighted, as well as the position of the nebula NGC 248.

Credit:

NASA, ESA/Hubble and Digitized Sky Survey 2.

About the Image

Id:heic1623e
Type:Collage
Release date:20 December 2016, 19:00
Related releases:heic1623
Size:1500 x 1200 px

About the Object

Name:Small Magellanic Cloud
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy
Category:Galaxies

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1.7 MB
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Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
467 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
660 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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