Poster: The Sombrero Galaxy

This poster shows the famous early-type spiral galaxy Messier 104, widely known as the "Sombrero" (the Mexican hat) because of its particular shape. The "Sombrero" is located in the constellation Virgo (The Virgin), at a distance of about 50 million light-years.

Poster dimensions: 59 x 77 cm

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The full resolution image used in this poster can be viewed and downloaded here.

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About the PrintedPoster

Release date:9 September 2010, 22:48
Dimensions:59 cm (W) x 87.5 cm (H) x 0.05 cm (D)
Pixel Size:1161 x 1500 px
Resolution:75 dpi


Large JPEG
302.2 KB
Screensize JPEG
291.7 KB


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