Space. . The Rings Queen's.. M 0644-741 (sometimes called The Southern Ellipse) is a ring galaxy, approximately 300 million light-years away in the direction of the southern constellation Volans. It is receding from us at about 6600 km/sec. The yellowish off-center nucleus was once the center of a normal spiral galaxy.
kenobi-wan-obi: “ NGC 1300 by Steven Marx “ A barred spiral galaxy about 61 million light-years away in the constellation Eridanus. The galaxy is about 110,000 light-years across; just slightly larger...
42 of the Most Beautiful Space Images Captured This Year
The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) was first carried into orbit by a Space Shuttle in 1990 and currently remains in operation. As a 2.4m (7.9ft) aperture telescope in low Earth orbit, Hubble's four main instruments observe in the near ultraviolet, visible, and near infrared. The telescope is named aft
An intriguing young-looking dwarf galaxy Name: PGC 51017 Type: • Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf • X - Galaxies Images Distance: 45 million light years Constellation: Bootes Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA
Unusual Spiral NGC 4921 in the Coma Galaxy [3840 × 3928]
SpacePorn is a subreddit devoted to beautiful space images. As long as the focus of the image is related to space in some way, it is allowed. This...