Composite view of the galaxy NGC 1433 from ALMA and Hubble


This detailed view shows the central parts of the nearby active galaxy NGC 1433. The dim blue background image, showing the central dust lanes of this galaxy, comes from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. The coloured structures near the centre are from recent ALMA observations that have revealed a spiral shape, as well as an unexpected outflow, for the first time.

Composite view of the galaxy NGC 1433 from ALMA and Hubble ultima modifica: 2018-12-05T10:09:34+00:00 da Pasquale Galasso