The Lynx Cluster (ground-based view, Digitized Sky Survey 2)

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esahubble_heic0312d October 30th, 2003

Credit: European Space Agency, NASA, Robert A.E. Fosbury (European Space Agency/Space Telescope-European Coordinating Facility, Germany) and the Digitized Sky Survey

This is a 2.5 degree three colour composite from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 centred on the Lynx galaxy cluster. The blue plate (B) is shown in blue, the red plate (R) in green and the infrared plate (I) in red. The frame shows the outline of the Kitt Peak Mayall 4-m Telescope image.

Image Source: https://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic0312d/

Curator: ESA/Hubble, Garching bei München, Germany

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
Lynx Cluster
Subject - Distant Universe
Galaxy » Grouping » Cluster

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Arrow_left_red DSS (None) Infrared (I) -
Arrow_left_green DSS (None) Optical (R) -
Arrow_left_blue DSS (None) Optical (B) -
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ID
heic0312d
Subject Category
D.5.5.3  
Subject Name
Lynx Cluster
Credits
European Space Agency, NASA, Robert A.E. Fosbury (European Space Agency/Space Telescope-European Coordinating Facility, Germany) and the Digitized Sky Survey
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic0312d/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
DSS, DSS, DSS
Instrument
None, None, None
Color Assignment
Red, Green, Blue
Band
Infrared, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
I, R, B
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
Equinox
Reference Value
Reference Dimension
Reference Pixel
Scale
Rotation
Coordinate System Projection:
Quality
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
ESA/Hubble
URL
http://www.spacetelescope.org/
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
Karl-Schwarzschild-Strasse 2
City
Garching bei München
State/Province
Postal Code
D-85748
Country
Germany
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
ESA/Hubble
Publisher ID
esahubble
Resource ID
heic0312d
Metadata Date
2003-12-09T17:13:53+01:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Detailed color mapping information coming soon...

 

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There is no distance meta data in this image.