Sky around galaxy cluster CL0024+1654 (ground-based image)

This is a 2.5-degree field around galaxy cluster CL0024+1654. The cluster galaxies are visible in the centre of the image in yellow. The image is a colour composite constructed from three Digitized Sky Survey 2 images: Blue (shown in blue), Red (shown in green), and Infrared (shown in red).

Credit:

European Space Agency, NASA, Jean-Paul Kneib (Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées, France/Caltech, USA) and the Digitized Sky Survey

About the Image

Id:heic0309d
Type:Observation
Release date:17 July 2003, 15:00
Related releases:heic0309
Size:4390 x 4399 px

About the Object

Name:ClG 0024+1654
Type:• Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
• X - Cosmology Images/Videos
Distance:z=0.4 (redshift)

Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
B
DSS
Optical
R
DSS
Infrared
I
DSS

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