Digitized Sky Survey image of ARP 261

This image is a colour composite made from exposures from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2). The field of view is approximatelly 2.7 x 2.8 degrees.

Credit:

ESO/Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin.

About the Image

Id:eso0911b
Type:Observation
Release date:26 July 2010, 15:37
Related releases:eso0911
Size:9786 x 9968 px

About the Object

Name:ARP 261
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy
Constellation:Libra
Category:Galaxies

Image Formats

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Coordinates

Position (RA):14 49 32.71
Position (Dec):-10° 9' 47.12"
Field of view:164.22 x 167.30 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.4° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
445 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
R
658 nmDigitized Sky Survey 2

 

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