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Hubble’s Lonely Firework Display

9 Feb 2018, 14:37 UTC
Hubble’s Lonely Firework Display ESA/Hubble & NASA

Roughly 50 million light-years away lies a somewhat overlooked little galaxy named NGC 1559. Pictured here by Hubble’s Wide Field Camera 3, this barred spiral lies in the little-observed southern constellation of Reticulum (the Reticule).

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