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Wide-field view of the Coma galaxy cluster
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- Title Wide-field view of the Coma galaxy cluster
- Released 05/02/2009 2:59 pm
- Copyright NASA, ESA, and the Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin (ESA/Hubble)
A wide-field image of the region around the Coma galaxy cluster (Abell 1656) constructed from the images in the Digitized Sky Survey. NGC 4921 is the largest galaxy to the left, and slightly below, the pair of galaxies at the centre of the image. The field-of-view is approximately 2.7 x 2.85 degrees.