The starburst galaxy NGC 253 seen with the VISTA and ALMA

This comparison picture of the nearby bright spiral galaxy NGC 253, also known as the Sculptor Galaxy, shows the infrared view from ESO’s VISTA Telescope (left) and a detailed new view of the cool gas outflows at millimetre wavelengths from ALMA (right).

Autorska prava:

ESO/ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)/J. Emerson/VISTA

Acknowledgment: Cambridge Astronomical Survey Unit

O slici

Id:eso1334b
Tip:Kolaž
Datum objavljivanja:24. jul 2013. 19:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1334
Veličina:5649 x 2090 px

O objektu

Naziv:NGC 253
Tip:Local Universe : Galaxy : Activity : Starburst
Udaljenost:11 milion svetlosnih godina
Kategorija:Galaxies

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