바람개비 은하 레인보우 - NASA의 Spitzer 우주 망원경. A Pinwheel Galaxy Rainbow - The Pinwheel Galaxy is in the constellation of Ursa Major (also known as the Big Dipper).
NGC 602 is a bright open cluster of stars located in the SMC, a satellite galaxy to the Milky Way. Radiation & shock waves from the stars have pushed away much of the lighter surrounding gas & dust that compose the nebula known as N90
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8 images of galaxies far, far away
Andromeda is our nearest neighboring galaxy at 2.5 million light years away. One single light year is roughly 6 trillion miles. Feeling small yet?
Possibly the Youngest Galaxy Ever Seen, an irregular dwarf galaxy about 45 million light-years away is seen in this image from NASA. NASA/ESA/A. Schaller Phroyd