Wide-field of omega Centauri and its surroundings (DSS2 excerpt)
Date: 02 April 2008
Satellite: Hubble Space Telescope
Depicts: NGC 5139, omega Centauri
Copyright: NASA, ESA, and the Digitized Sky Survey 2
Acknowledgment: Davide De Martin (ESA/Hubble)
A wide star field image of the region around omega Centauri (NGC 5139). The field-of-view is approximately 4.6° × 4.1°.
Last Update: 02 April 2008