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Hubble Sees a Familiar Sight

25 Oct 2019, 13:44 UTC
Hubble Sees a Familiar Sight ESA/Hubble & NASA, D. Rosario (CEA, Durham University)

This image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows IC 4653, a galaxy just over 80 million light-years from Earth. That may sound like quite a distance, but it’s not that far on a cosmic scale. At these kinds of distances, the types and structures of the objects we see are similar to those in our local area.

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