This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows a galaxy known as UGC It is a galaxy type known as an irregular blue compact dwarf (BCD) galaxy.
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The Hubble Space Telescope spies NGC a spiral galaxy about 100 million light-years away in the constellation of Leo Minor. NGC stars have helped astronomers calibrate measurements of the universe’s expansion rate. Photograph by NASA & ESA
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The glowing object in this Space Telescope image is an elliptical called NGC It is located over 90 million light-years away in the constellation of NGC 3923 is an example of a shell galaxy where the stars in its halo are arranged in layers.
NGC 7814 is also known as the “Little Sombrero.” It and its apparently-larger namesake, the Sombrero, are stunning edge-on galaxies.
The University of Alabama, who initiated the Hubble survey, say these ethereal wisps were illuminated by a blast of radiation from a supermassive black hole at the core of the host galaxy.
This image shows the star-studded center of the Milky Way towards the constellation of Sagittarius. The crowded center of our galaxy contains numerous complex and mysterious objects that are usually hidden at optical wavelengths by clouds of dust
This new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows the galaxy IC 335 in front of a backdrop of distant galaxies. IC 335 is part of a galaxy group containing three other galaxies, and located in the Fornax Galaxy Cluster 60 million light-years away.