UIT images of M74 from the ASTRO-1 mission
The following images of the spiral galaxy M74 were obtained with the
Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope (UIT) during its first flight on the
ASTRO-1 Space Shuttle mission (STS-35).
This is an early release UIT image of spiral galaxy M74, taken in the UV light.
This image was taken by UIT during Astro-1 and is shown here in false-color.
Ultraviolet image from the ASTRO-1 mission.
Visible image, also from ASTRO-1
UV and visible overlay
More images of M74
Amateur images of M74
Last Modification: 28 Jun 1999, 22:45 MET