Hubble Spots an Irregular Island in a Sea of Space Hubble captures the glow of distant stars within NGC a dwarf galaxy located just over 15 million light-years away in the constellation of Hydra (The Sea Serpent).
astrotastic: “afro-dominicano: “ Twists of NGC 3718 by Mark Hanson “ A careful look at this colorful cosmic snapshot reveals a surprising number of galaxies both near and far toward the constellation.
the Andromeda Galaxy is a spiral galaxy approximately million light-years away in the constellation Andromeda. It is also known as Messier 31 or NGC - Image Credit: Charles Shahar/Caltech/Digital Sky Survey 2
The Leo Triplet Galaxies showing the Tidal Tail of NGC 3628 - these galaxies can be introduced individually as NGC 3628 (left), (bottom right), and (top right).
Colour Ring | This colour composite of the unusual polar ring galaxy NGC 4650A was created from data from the new MUSE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. For each part of this spectacular galaxy this new instrument splits the light up into its component colours — revealing in detail the chemical and physical properties of each point.
From left to right are edge-on spiral NGC 5981 elliptical galaxy NGC 5982 and face-on spiral NGC 5985 -- all within this single telescopic field
Bode’s Galaxy - A Grand Design Spiral Galaxy “A grand design spiral galaxy is a type of spiral galaxy with prominent and well-defined spiral arms, as opposed to multi-arm and flocculent spirals which.
NGC 3718 (Arp Distance: Million Light Years NGC 3718 and its companion NGC 3729 are physically related members of the Ursa Major galaxy cluster. The two galaxies appear to orbit each other at a projected separation of light years.
The full resolution of NGC-4921. You can see hundreds of galaxies. [3840x3928]
This deep image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the spiral galaxy NGC 4921 along with a spectacular backdrop of more distant galaxies. It was created from a total of 80 separate pictures taken with yellow and near-infrared filters.