Looking Sharp: Images from New Gemini Spectrograph Rival View from Space

Noirlab_gemini0302b_1024

noirlab_gemini0302b June 30th, 2003

Credit: Hubble Heritage Team/STScI/AURA/NASA

HCG 87 imaged with the Hubble Space Telescope

Provider: NOIRLab

Image Source: https://noirlab.edu/public/images/gemini0302b/

Curator: NSF's NOIRLab, Tucson, AZ, USA

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

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Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
HCG 87
Noirlab_gemini0302b_128
 

Position Details

Position (ICRS)
RA = 20h 48m 12.1s
DEC = -19° 50’ 34.9”
Orientation
North is 45.7° CCW
Field of View
2.5 x 2.4 arcminutes
Constellation
Capricornus

Color Mapping

  Telescope Spectral Band Wavelength
Red Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (I) 814.0 nm
Orange Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (R) 675.0 nm
Green Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (V) 555.0 nm
Blue Hubble (WFPC2) Optical (B) 450.0 nm
Spectrum_base
Red
Orange
Green
Blue
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ID
gemini0302b
Subject Category
Subject Name
HCG 87
Credits
Hubble Heritage Team/STScI/AURA/NASA
Release Date
2003-06-30T20:00:00
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://noirlab.edu/public/images/gemini0302b/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Hubble Space Telescope, Hubble Space Telescope, Hubble Space Telescope, Hubble Space Telescope
Instrument
WFPC2, WFPC2, WFPC2, WFPC2
Color Assignment
Red, Orange, Green, Blue
Band
Optical, Optical, Optical, Optical
Bandpass
I, R, V, B
Central Wavelength
814, 675, 555, 450
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
None, None, None, None
Notes
Coordinate Frame
ICRS
Equinox
J2000
Reference Value
312.050478714, -19.8430184389
Reference Dimension
1500.0, 1470.0
Reference Pixel
750.0, 735.0
Scale
-2.76276177804e-05, 2.76276177804e-05
Rotation
45.659999999999926
Coordinate System Projection:
TAN
Quality
Full
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
NSF's NOIRLab
URL
https://noirlab.edu
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
950 North Cherry Ave.
City
Tucson
State/Province
AZ
Postal Code
85719
Country
USA
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
NSF's NOIRLab
Publisher ID
noirlab
Resource ID
gemini0302b
Metadata Date
2021-06-12T18:54:17.334677
Metadata Version
1.1
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