Galaxy NGC 1512 in Ultraviolet Light
Galaxy NGC 1512 in Ultraviolet Light
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News release ID: STScI-2001-16
Release Date: May 31, 2001
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

The color purple (2200 Å) represents ultraviolet light, which cannot be seen by the human eye. Image taken by HST's Faint Object Camera (FOC).


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Astronomical, Galaxies, Hubble Telescope, Spiral Galaxies