Dazzling galaxy Messier 77

ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) has captured a magnificent face-on view of the barred spiral galaxy Messier 77. The image does justice to the galaxy’s beauty, showcasing its glittering arms criss-crossed with dust lanes — but it fails to betray Messier 77’s turbulent nature.

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ESO

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1720a
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Kor 5, 2017, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1720
Përmasat:1718 x 1716 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:Messier 77
Tipi:Local Universe : Galaxy : Activity : AGN : Seyfert
Distanca:45 milion vite dritë
Constellation:Cetus
Kategori:Galaxies

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Koordinatat

Position (RA):2 42 41.01
Position (Dec):0° 0' 53.97"
Field of view:7.21 x 7.20 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 0.0° djathtas vertikales

Ngjyra & filtera

BandaGjatësi valeTeleskopi
Optik
b
440 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
v
557 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
R
655 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2
Optik
H-alpha
656 nmVery Large Telescope
FORS2

 

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