Distant Radio Galaxy MRC0316-257

The image is a Ks (2.16µm) image, centred on the distant radio galaxy MRC0316-257 (redshift z = 3.14). It was obtained primarily to locate other distant galaxies for future spectroscopic observations with ISAAC.

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ESO

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About the Image

Id:eso9856c
Type:Observation
Release date:26 November 1998
Related releases:eso9856
Size:2864 x 2773 px

About the Object

Name:MRC0316-257
Type:• Early Universe : Galaxy
• X - Galaxies
Distance:z=3.131 (redshift)

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Großes JPEG
2.1 MB
Screensize JPEG
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Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Infrared
K
2.16 μm Very Large Telescope

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