Full ACS Field of NGC 1309

Full ACS Field of NGC 1309

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News release ID: STScI-2006-07
Release Date: Feb 7, 2006
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

This image of NGC 1309 extends out to the physical edge of the ACS field. The image was taken in 2005. NGC 1309 is 100 million light-years (30 Megaparsecs) distant.


Tags
Astronomical, Galaxies, Hubble Heritage, Hubble Telescope, Spiral Galaxies, Stars, Variable Stars

Credits

NASA, ESA, The Hubble Heritage Team, (STScI/AURA) and A. Riess (STScI)