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Hubble Legacy Archive

Image of the Month for April 2010: VCC1154

Also known as NGC 4459, VCC1154 is an S0 galaxy with a spectacular dust lane in the Virgo Cluster.


VCC1154

Highlighted HLA Feature - Use of Lighter/Darker buttons in the Interactive Display to explore the full dynamic range of an image.

This display can be reproduced in the HLA by clicking on the image above (then clicking the "Darker" button several items), or by following these steps:

From the HLA one can look at footprints of HST observations on the sky, download images, display source lists, filter/sort your search results, make your own version of the color images with the "advanced contrast controls", ... etc. explore !

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