Hubble view of NGC 2366

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has made detailed observations of the dwarf galaxy NGC 2366. While it lacks the elegant spiral arms of many larger galaxies, NGC 2366 is home to a bright, star-forming nebula and is close enough for astronomers to discern its individual stars.

Credit:

NASA & ESA

About the Image

Id:heic1207a
Type:Observation
Release date:10 May 2012, 12:00
Related releases:heic1207
Size:6268 x 2354 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 2363, NGC 2366
Type:• Local Universe : Nebula : Appearance : Emission
• Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:10 million light years

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BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
V
555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
V+I
Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
Optical
I
814 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS

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