The dwarf galaxy IC 1613

This image, captured with the OmegaCAM camera on ESO’s VLT Survey Telescope in Chile, shows an unusually clean small galaxy. IC 1613 contains very little cosmic dust, allowing astronomers to explore its contents with great clarity.

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ESO Acknowledgement: VST/Omegacam Local Group Survey

About the Image

Id:eso1603a
Típus:Observation
Közzététel napja:2016. január 27. 12.00
Related releases:eso1603
Size:7100 x 4829 px

About the Object

Név:IC 1613
Típus:Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
Constellation:Cetus
Category:Galaxies

Képformátumok

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16,1 MB
Screensize JPEG
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Coordinates

Position (RA):1 4 46.42
Position (Dec):2° 7' 29.18"
Field of view:25.34 x 17.23 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 0.0° right of vertical

 

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