Telescopes Unveil View Of Remote, Massive Galaxy Cluster

This image, taken by the Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2, shows a clearer view of the galaxies in the heart of the cluster. The width of this massive cluster is a few million light-years.


Megan Donahue (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
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Release date:19 August 1998, 06:00
Size:732 x 722 px

About the Object

Type:• Unspecified : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster

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Position (RA):10 56 59.56
Position (Dec):-3° 37' 23.83"
Field of view:1.21 x 1.20 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 10.6° left of vertical

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