HST Image Overlay on Ground-based Image

HST Image Overlay on Ground-based Image

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News release ID: STScI-2004-04
Release Date: Feb 5, 2004
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

This picture of M64 is a color composite of CCD images from the 0.9-meter telescope of the Kitt Peak National Observatory, near Tucson, Arizona, taken in January 1997. The image has been rotated and an overlay of the HST image outline has been superposed.

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Credit: NOAO/AURA/NSF and N.A. Sharp (NOAO)