Wide-Field View of the Hickson Compact Group 40

Esahubble_heic2205c_1024

esahubble_heic2205c April 19th, 2022

Credit: ESA/Hubble, Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: D. De Martin

This image shows a wide-field view centred on the Hickson Compact Group 40.

Provider: Hubble Space Telescope | ESA

Image Source: https://esahubble.org/images/heic2205c/

Curator: ESA/Hubble, Baltimore, MD, United States

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Esahubble_heic2205c_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 9h 38m 38.8s
DEC = -4° 19’ 56.6”
Orientation
North is 0.1° CW
Field of View
3.9 x 3.7 degrees
Constellation
Hydra

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Cyan DSS2 (None) Optical (R) 649.0 nm
Orange DSS2 (None) Optical (I) 825.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Cyan
Orange
Esahubble_heic2205c_1280
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ID
heic2205c
Subject Category
Subject Name
Credits
ESA/Hubble, Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgement: D. De Martin
Release Date
2022-04-19T16:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://esahubble.org/images/heic2205c/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Digitized Sky Survey 2, Digitized Sky Survey 2
Instrument
None, None
Color Assignment
Cyan, Orange
Band
Optical, Optical
Bandpass
R, I
Central Wavelength
649, 825
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
144.661723184, -4.33239822107
Reference Dimension
13900.0, 13205.0
Reference Pixel
7191.37573242, 8461.78588867
Scale
-0.000280438633138208, 0.000279875678479629
Rotation
-0.10413782917243
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
ESA/Hubble
URL
https://esahubble.org
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
ESA Office, Space Telescope Science Institute, 3700 San Martin Dr
City
Baltimore
State/Province
MD
Postal Code
21218
Country
United States
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
ESA/Hubble
Publisher ID
esahubble
Resource ID
heic2205c
Metadata Date
2022-04-14T22:52:22.127857
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.