Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl, Markus Blauensteiner)Image processing by Christoph Kaltseis
+ 9.3 mag
460 000 light years
55’ x 44’
The Fornax Dwarf Spheroidal is a dwarf galaxy in the constellation Fornax.This galaxy is a satellite of the Milky Way and contains six globular clusters;The largest, NGC 1049, was discovered before the galaxy itself.