Close-up of 0313-192

This is a composite image of galaxy 0313-192, the first spiral galaxy known to be producing a giant radio-emitting jet.  This close-up of the Hubble telescope image has a red overlay from a higher-resolution Very Large Array picture showing the inner portion of the jet.

Credit:

NASA/ESA, NRAO/AUI/NSF and W. Keel (University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0304c
Type:Observation
Release date:8 January 2003, 18:20
Size:208 x 270 px

About the Object

Name:[LO95] 0313-192, Radio Galaxy 0313-192
Type:• Early Universe : Galaxy : Activity : AGN : Seyfert
Distance:z=0.067 (redshift)
Constellation:Eridanus

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Coordinates

Position (RA):3 15 52.06
Position (Dec):-19° 6' 44.24"
Field of view:0.17 x 0.23 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 25.1° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
V
555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
Pseudogreen (V+I)
Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
I
775 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Radio21 cmVery Large Array (VLA)
Radio
35600000
Very Large Array (VLA)

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