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

HCG 87 imaged with the Hubble Space Telescope

Credit:

Hubble Heritage Team/STScI/AURA/NASA

About the Image

Id:gemini0302b
Type:Observation
Release date:June 30, 2003, 8 p.m.
Related releases:gemini0302
Size:1500 x 1470 px

About the Object

Name:HCG 87
Constellation:Capricornus
Category:Galaxy Clusters

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Coordinates

Position (RA):20 48 12.11
Position (Dec):-19° 50' 34.87"
Field of view:2.49 x 2.44 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 45.7° left of vertical


Colors & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Optical
B
450 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
V
555 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
R
675 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFPC2
Optical
I
814 nmHubble Space Telescope
WFPC2