Bedin 1 in NGC 6752

This composite image shows the location of the accidentally discovered dwarf galaxy Bedin 1 behind the globular cluster NGC 6752. The lower image, depicting the complete cluster, is a ground-based observation from the Digitized Sky Survey 2. The upper right image shows the full field of view of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The upper left one highlights the part containing the galaxy Bedin 1.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble, NASA, Bedin et al., Digitized Sky Survey 2

About the Image

Id:heic1903b
Type:Collage
Release date:31 January 2019, 16:00
Related releases:heic1903
Size:2900 x 2826 px

About the Object

Name:Bedin I
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
Distance:30 million light years
Category:Galaxies

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