Wide-field image of NGC 4298 and NGC 4302 (ground-based image)

This ground-based image shows the two galaxies NGC 4298 and NGC 4302 and their surroundings.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2; Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

About the Image

Id:heic1709c
Type:Observation
Release date:20 April 2017, 16:00
Related releases:heic1709
Size:14545 x 12994 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 4298, NGC 4302
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Category:Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):12 21 36.28
Position (Dec):14° 36' 2.84"
Field of view:244.14 x 218.10 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.1° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
467 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
660 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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