Detail View: NASA Chandra Space Telescope Collection:

Name: 
NGC 4151: Chandra Observes Cloud Powered by Black Hole in Distant Galaxy
Release Date: 
June 05, 2000
Credit: 
NASA/MIT/P.Ogle et al.
Category: 
Quasars & Active Galaxies
Scale: 
Image size: 27 x 45 arcsec (1 arcsec corresponds to 220 light years)
Coordinates (J2000): 
RA 12h 10m 32.60s | Dec +39ยบ 24' 20.40
Constellation: 
Canes Venatici
Observation Date: 
March 25, 2000
Observation Time: 
13.3 hours
Obs. ID: 
335
Color Code: 
Intensity
Instrument: 
ACIS/ HETG
Distance Estimate: 
50 million light years
facet_what: 
Canes Venatici
facet_where: 
Washington, D.C.
facet_when: 
June 05, 2000
facet_when_year: 
2000
UID: 
SPD-CHAND-photo/2000/ngc4151/4151_xray.tif
original url: 
http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2000/ngc4151/index.html