Composite ultraviolet-visible-infrared image of NGC 1512

This picture is a multi-wavelength composite made by seven individual exposures made with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. These exposures were taken by the Faint Object Camera (FOC), Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2 (WFPC2), and the Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS).

This image is issued jointly by NASA and ESA.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Dan Maoz (Tel-Aviv University, Israel, and Columbia University, USA)

About the Image

Id:heic0106b
Type:Observation
Release date:31 May 2001, 15:00
Related releases:heic0106
Size:564 x 573 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 04022-4329, NGC 1512
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Barred
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:40 million light years
Constellation:Horologium

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Ultraviolet
U
220 nm Hubble Space Telescope
FOC
Ultraviolet
U
338 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
V
545 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
H-alpha
659 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
I
827 nm Hubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Infrared
H
1.6 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS
Infrared
K
1.87 μm Hubble Space Telescope
NICMOS

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