Spiral galaxy in the Abell 496 field

This is an image of a typical spiral galaxy in the Abell 496 cluster, as obtained with the WFI during the observations with the 2.2-m telescope.

The WFI image of Abell 496 was obtained in blue light (B-band) and corresponds to a total integration time of 7560 seconds, split into a number of exposures lasting between 600 and 1200 seconds. The faintest objects just detectable in this image have a B-magnitude of about 26.5.

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Om bildet

ID:eso9954i
Type:Observasjon
Publiseringsdato:21. desember 1999
Relaterte pressemeldinger:eso9954
Størrelse:800 x 743 px

Om objektet

Navn:Abell 496
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
Local Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Avstand:450 million lysår
Kategori:Galaxies

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Farger og filtre

BåndBølgelengdeTeleskop
Optisk
B
7.56 μmMPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope
WFI

 

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