Elliptical Galaxy in the OACDF2 Field
May 19, 2005
Enlargement of the elliptical galaxy that is located to the west (right) in the OACDF2 field. The numerous tiny objects surrounding the galaxy may be globular clusters. The fuzzy object on the right edge of the field may be a dwarf spheroidal galaxy. The size of the field is about 6 x 5 arcmin2.
Topics: Dwarf spheroidal galaxy, Elliptical galaxy, Galaxy, Sports, Spiral galaxy, Dwarf galaxies, Globular clusters, Local Group