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- Title ESO 540-31
- Released 09/09/2013 11:00 am
- Copyright ESA/Hubble & NASA; acknowledgement: L. Limatola
A new image by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of dwarf galaxy ESO 540-31 set against a background of distant galaxies. ESO 540-31 lies just over 11 million light-years from Earth, in the constellation of Cetus (The Whale).
A version of this image was entered into the Hubble’s Hidden Treasures image processing competition by contestant Luca Limatola.