Central Bulges of Spiral Galaxies - NGC 5838 (Ground-Based View)

This ground based images represents a complete view of the spiral galaxy NGC 5838.


Allan Sandage (The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington) and John Bedke (Computer Sciences Corporation and the Space Telescope Science Institute


About the Image

Release date:6 October 1999, 15:00
Related releases:heic9902
Size:1776 x 1776 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 15029+0217, NGC 5838
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Component : Bulge
Distance:95 million light years

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.3 MB
Screensize JPEG
535.9 KB


Position (RA):15 5 26.12
Position (Dec):2° 5' 58.89"
Field of view:4.64 x 4.64 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 27.5° left of vertical

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