Young Astronomers Observe With ESO Telescopes

Rotation Curve of the galaxy NGC 1448 using data from the NTT telescope. An example of one of the observations performed by the "Young Astronomers" during their visit to ESO on November 14 - 20, 1995. Those who attended were the winners of the Europe-wide contest "Europe Towards the Stars", organised by ESO with the support of the European Union, under the auspices of the Third European Week for Scientific and Technological Culture.



About the Image

Release date:20 November 1995
Related releases:eso9533
Size:492 x 482 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 1448
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
Distance:60 million light years

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