Radio Galaxy Centaurus A
April 28, 2005
The radio galaxy Centarus A , as obtained with FORS2 at KUEYEN during the recent Commissioning period. It was taken during the night of January 31 - February 1, 2000. It is a composite of three exposures in B (300 sec exposure, image quality 0.60 arcsec; here rendered in blue colour), V (240 sec, 0.60 arcsec; green) and R (240 sec, 0.55 arcsec; red). The full-resolution version of this photo retains the orginal pixels.
Topics: Centaurus A, Centaurus A/M83 Group, Centaurus constellation, Radio Galaxy Centaurus, Radio galaxy