M83, The Southern Pinwheel

Composite Image from Four Data sources

8.2 Meter Subaru Telescope (NAOJ)

Hubble Space Telescope

2.2-meter Max Planck-ESO telescope and data from my 14.5" RC

Image Assembly and Processing : Robert Gendler

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Copyright 2012 Robert Gendler, Subaru Telescope (NAOJ),

European Southern Observatory, Hubble Legacy Archive


Based on observations made with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, and obtained from the Hubble Legacy Archive, which is a collaboration between the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI/NASA), the Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility (ST-ECF/ESA) and the Canadian Astronomy Data Centre (CADC/NRC/CSA).