30 maart 2017

Hubble ziet het binnenste van een verre spiraal

This Hubble image shows the central region of a spiral galaxy known as NGC 247. NGC 247 is a relatively small spiral galaxy in the southern constellation of Cetus (The Whale). Lying at a distance of around 11 million light-years from us, it forms part of the Sculptor Group, a loose collection of galaxies that also contains the more famous NGC 253 (otherwise known as the Sculptor Galaxy). NGC 247</p><p></p></div><div class=Onderwerp: Nieuws, sterrenstelsels Tags: ,

Geef een reactie