Wide-field view of NGC 1510 and NGC 1512 (ground-based view)

This image shows the sky around the two interacting galaxies NGC 1512 and NGC 1510. NGC 1512 is clearly visible in the very centre of the image.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2
Acknowledgement: Davide De Martin

About the Image

Id:heic1712b
Type:Observation
Release date:27 July 2017, 14:00
Related releases:heic1712
Size:8352 x 7371 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 1512
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Barred
Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting
Constellation:Horologium
Category:Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):4 3 54.48
Position (Dec):-43° 20' 58.93"
Field of view:140.30 x 123.82 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 1.7° right of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
r
660 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
r
660 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
i
797 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2
Optical
i
797 nm Digitized Sky Survey 2

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