A Cluster of Galaxies - Coma Cluster [NOAO]

Image of the Coma Cluster of galaxies

Credit:

NASA & ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0122c
Type:Observation
Release date:19 July 2001, 15:00
Size:512 x 512 px

About the Object

Name:Abell 1656, Coma Cluster
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Distance:300 million light years
Constellation:Coma Berenices
Category:Star Clusters

Image Formats

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Coordinates

Position (RA):13 0 10.74
Position (Dec):27° 58' 47.54"
Field of view:23.22 x 23.22 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.6° left of vertical

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