HST 16309+8230
HST 16309+8230
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News release ID: STScI-1999-18
Release Date: May 13, 1999
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

HST 16309+8230 is an edge-on disk-like galaxy (blue arc) which has been significantly distorted by the redder lensing elliptical galaxy. 15KB


Tags
Astronomical, Deep Fields, Exotic, Gravitational Lensing, Hubble Telescope, Medium Deep Survey, Survey

Credits

Credit: Kavan Ratnatunga (Carnegie Mellon Univ.) and NASA