NGC 6052 (2014)

Disturbed galaxy doing the merging thing. Infrared, green, and ultraviolet light were used to create this image.

Red: hst_05212_02_wfpc2_f702w_pc_sci + hst_05212_02_wfpc2_f702w_wf_sci
Green: hst_05212_02_wfpc2_f555w_pc_sci + hst_05212_02_wfpc2_f555w_wf_sci
Blue: hst_09124_05_wfpc2_f300w_wf_sci

North is 128° counter-clockwise from up.

Copyright information:
Hubble data is public domain, but I put a lot of work into combining it into beautiful color images. The minimal credit line should read: NASA / ESA / J. Schmidt

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