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June 19, 2003 10:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2003-18

The Secret Lives of Galaxies Unveiled in Deep Survey

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About the Observation
Observation Name: GOODS Hubble Deep Field - North (GOODS: HDF-N) GOODS Chandra Deep Field - South (GOODS: CDF-S)
Object Description: Optical Survey Optical survey
Position (J2000): R.A. 12h 36m 55s
Dec. +62 14' 15"
R.A. 03h 32m 30s
Dec. -27° 48' 20"
Constellation: Ursa Major Fornax
Dimensions: Approximately 10' x 16' Approximately 10' x 16'
About the Data
Description: These GOODS datasets are from the Hubble proposals: 9425 and 9583. The science team includes M. Giavalisco (STScI), A. Barger (U. Wisconsin, Madison), N. Brandt (PSU), S. Casertano (STScI), C. Cesarsky (ESO), C. Conselice (Caltech), L. Cowie (U. Hawaii) S. Cristiani (Osservatorio Astronomico Trieste), T. Dahlen (STScI), D.de Mello (JHU), M. Dickinson (STScI), S.M. Fall (STScI), C. Fassnacht (STScI), H.C. Ferguson (STScI), R. Fosbury (ST-ECF), A. Fruchter (STScI), J. Gardner (GSFC), G. Garmire (PSU), N. Grogin (STScI), R. Hook (ST-ECF), R. Idzi (JHU), A. Koekemoer (STScI), C. Kretchmer (JHU), Kyoungsoo Lee (JHU), B. Leibundgut (ESO), M. Livio (STScI), R. Lucas (STScI), P. Madau (UC Santa Cruz), B. Mobasher (STScI), L. Moustakas (STScI), C. Papovich (U. Arizona), S. Ravindranath (STScI), A. Renzini (ESO), M. Richardson (STScI), A. Riess (STScI), Piero Rosati (ESO), H. Spinrad (UC Berkeley), E. Schreier (STScI), D. Stern (JPL/Caltech), M. Stiavelli (STScI), M. Urry (Yale Univ.), and R. Williams (STScI). Also on the team are Y. Park (JHU), A. Hornschemeier (JHU), R. Somerville (STScI), S. Jogee (STScI), D. Alexander (PSU), F. Bauer (PSU), E. Chatzichristou (Yale Univ.), B. Simmons (Yale Univ.), S. Cristiani (Osservatorio Astronomico Trieste), E. Daddi (ESO), M. Nonino (Osservatorio Astronomico Trieste), and J. Lotz (UCSC).
  GOODS Hubble Deep Field - North GOODS Chandra Deep Field - South
Instrument:
ACS/WFC ACS/WFC
Filters: F435W (B), F606W (V), F775W (i), F850LP (z) F435W (B), F606W (V), F775W (i), F850LP (z)
Exposure Dates: Nov 2002 - May 2003 July 2002 - Feb 2003
Exposure Time: 5 days 5 days
About the Image
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, the GOODS Team and M. Giavalisco (STScI)
Release Date: June 19, 2003
Orientation:

HDF-N HST/ACS/WFC Full Mosaic

 

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, the GOODS Team and M. Giavalisco (STScI)
Release Date: June 19, 2003
Orientation: CDF-S HST/ACS/WFC Full Mosaic

About the Observation
Object Name: Chandra Deep Field - North (CDF-N) Chandra Deep Field - South (CDF-S)
Object Description: Field of X-ray objects Field of X-ray objects
Position (J2000): R.A. 12h 36m 45s.7
Dec. +62° 13' 58"
R.A. 03h 32m 28s.2
Dec. -27° 48' 36"
Constellation: Ursa Major Fornax
Dimensions: CDF-N is 28 arcminutes square. CDF-S is 24 arcminutes square.
About the Data
Instrument/Bandpass: ACIS:0.5-2keV, 2-4keV, 4-8keV ACIS:0.5-2keV, 2-4keV, 4-8keV
Exposure Date(s): Nov 1999; Feb, Nov 2000; Feb, Mar, Nov 2001; Feb 2002 Oct, Nov 1999; May, Jun, Dec 2000
Exposure Time: 2 Ms 1 Ms
About the Image
  Chandra Deep Field - North (CDF-N)
Image Credit: NASA/CXC/D.M. Alexander, F.E. Bauer, W.N. Brandt et al.
Release Date: June 19, 2003
Orientation:

CDF-N CXO/ACIS Full Image

 

  Chandra Deep Field - South (CDF-S)
Image Credit: NASA/CXC/D.M. Alexander, F.E. Bauer, W.N. Brandt et al., and Giacconi et al.
Release Date: June 19, 2003
Orientation: CDF-S CXO/ACIS Full Image