Compass and Scale Image of the GOODS/ERS2 Field

Compass and Scale Image from the large galaxy census called the Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey (GOODS), a deep-sky study by several observatories to trace the evolution of galaxies.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, R. Windhorst, S. Cohen, M. Mechtley, and M. Rutkowski (Arizona State University, Tempe), R. O'Connell (University of Virginia), P. McCarthy (Carnegie Observatories), N. Hathi (University of California, Riverside), R. Ryan (University of California, Davis), H. Yan (Ohio State University), A. Koekemoer (Space Telescope Science Institute) and Z. Levay (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo1001i
Type:Observation
Release date:5 January 2010, 16:30
Size:3600 x 1588 px

About the Object

Name:GOODS South Field WFC3/ERS
Type:• Early Universe : Cosmology : Morphology : Deep Field
• X - Cosmology Images/Videos

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
435 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Ultraviolet
Mid-UV
225 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Ultraviolet
Mid-UV
275 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Ultraviolet
Mid-UV
336 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Optical
V
606 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
R
775 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
Z
850 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
Near-IR
980 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3
Infrared
Near-IR
1.25 μm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Infrared
Near-IR
1.6 μm Hubble Space Telescope
WFC3

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.8 MB
Screensize JPEG
182.0 KB

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