2MFGC 10580

Telescope: Hubble Space Telescope, 2.4m Reflector, 57.6m FL
Camera: Advanced Camera for Surveys, Spectral range 350–1100 nm, about 3' x 3' field of view, two adjacent 2048 x 4096 pixels
Exposure: 1116 seconds each. Processed with Photoshop.
Image Center (J2000): RA 13h 15m, DEC +42° 01'

Edge-on galaxy on the edge of M63. Almost no information is available on this object, mag 19.8, apparent size 0.25' x 0.05'. HST Proposal 10579 to identify optical counterparts for the six nearest ultraluminous X-ray sources. This image was a seconday result.


Hubble Archive files:

Green: hst_10579_09_acs_wfc_f606w_sci
Blue: hst_10579_09_acs_wfc_f606w_sci
2MFGC 10580, Edge-on galaxy on the edge of M63. Almost no information is available on this object, mag 19.8, apparent size 0.25' x 0.05'. HST Proposal 10579 to identify optical counterparts for the six nearest ultraluminous X-ray sources. This image was a seconday result.