Annotated wide-field image of NGC 4298 and NGC 4302 (ground-based image)

This ground-based image shows the two galaxies NGC 4298 and NGC 4302 and their surroundings. Some prominent galaxies — both in the field and within the Virgo Cluster — as well as some bright stars are annotated.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:heic1709d
Type:Artwork
Release date:20 April 2017, 16:00
Related releases:heic1709
Size:5250 x 4625 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 4298, NGC 4302
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy
Category:Galaxies

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

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