VLA Radio Image of Hercules A (3C 348)
VLA Radio Image of Hercules A (3C 348)
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News release ID: STScI-2012-47
Release Date: Nov 29, 2012
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

This VLA radio composite image shows the active galaxy 3C 348, also known as Hercules A. The VLA data, which record frequencies from 4-9 GHz, were taken in 2010-2011.


Tags
Active Galaxies/Quasars, Astronomical, Elliptical Galaxies, Galaxies, Hubble Telescope

Credits

Credit: R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF)