Hubble image of M101

This image shows spiral galaxy Messier 101.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, CXC, SSC, and STScI

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0907h
Type:Observation
Release date:10 February 2009, 15:00
Size:7200 x 7200 px

About the Object

Name:Messier 101, NGC 4547, The Pinwheel Galaxy
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:22 million light years

Colours & filters

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

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