Images of Some Named Deep Sky Objects
Below please find links to images and additional information of some of the
deep sky objects listed in our
List of Some Common Names for Deep Sky Objects.
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Circinus Galaxy, HST photo
(STScI PRC 00-37,
APOD Dec 4, 2000)
Einstein's Cross infopage (Christopher T. Forand);
Einstein Cross gravitational lens 2237+030 (Bill Keel);
HST image (NASA Photo S90-48729 of Sep 21, 1990)
W. Herschel Tel. image by G. Lewis and M. Irwin (APOD Dec 15, 1996);
WIYN image of the Einstein Cross (APOD Oct 10, 2000)
Frosty Leo: Bipolar nebula.
CFHT IR image in I,J,K bands
Gomez's Hamburger, HST photo (STScI PRC02-19)
Hoag's Object: A Wheel within a Wheel, HST WFPC2 photo (STScI PRC 02-21)
Hooked Galaxy: Distorted galaxy MCG-01-39-003 near NGC 5917.
ESO PR 22-06
(June 28, 2006)
The Hourglass Planetary Nebula, MyCn 18, HST photo (STScI PRC 96-07)
Medusa Nebula, PN Abell 21, PK 205+14.1.
Advanced Observing Program, KPNO Visitor Center photo
- Red Rectangle:
AAT image (David Malin)
Seyfert's Sextet, NGC 6027, 6027a-e: Galaxy group in Serpens
- Stingray nebula:
HST image of the Stingray Nebula, Hen-1357 (STScI PRC 98-15)
- Superwind-Galaxy (NGC 4666):
Kohle/Credner color photo (Uni Bonn)
- Turtle Planetary Nebula (NGC 6210):
HST image (STScI PR 1998-36)
Last Modification: April 27, 2006