Full ACS Field of NGC 1309

This image of NGC 1309 extends out to the physical edge of the ACS field. The image was taken in 2005. NGC 1309 is 100 million light-years (30 Megaparsecs) distant.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, The Hubble Heritage Team, STScI/AURA) and A. Riess (STScI

)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0607c
Type:Observation
Release date:7 February 2006, 15:00
Size:4200 x 4200 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 1309
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:100 million light years
Constellation:Eridanus

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
435 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
V
555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
I
814 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS

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