Central Bulges of Spiral Galaxies - NGC 5689 (Ground-Based View)

This ground based images represents a full view of the spiral galaxy NGC 5689.


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:1193 x 1193 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 14337+4857, NGC 5689
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Component : Bulge
Distance:120 million light years

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Position (RA):14 35 29.76
Position (Dec):48° 44' 26.65"
Field of view:2.35 x 2.35 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 39.2° left of vertical

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