Galaxy group COSMOS-Gr30

This image shows a dense region of a galaxy group called COSMOS-Gr30, 6.5 billion light-years away from Earth. The observations were made using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.

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Credit:

ESO/T. Contini (IRAP, Toulouse), B. Epinat (LAM, Marseille)

About the Image

Id:potw1746b
Type:Observation
Release date:13 November 2017, 06:00
Size:1575 x 1575 px

About the Object

Name:COSMOS-Gr30
Type:Early Universe : Galaxy
Distance:6 billion light years
Constellation:Sextans
Category:Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):10 0 35.17
Position (Dec):2° 3' 50.22"
Field of view:0.79 x 0.79 arcminutes
Orientation:North is -0.0° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
V
606 nmHubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
I
814 nmHubble Space Telescope
ACS

 

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