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Anne's Image of the Day: Merging Galaxies NGC 2623

  March 3, 2014 NGC 2623, two merging galaxies in Cancer Image Credit: Hubble Legacy Archive, ESA, NASA; Processing: Martin Pugh  NGC 2623 (also known as Arp 243) is a pair of merging galaxies of roughly 50,000 light-years across, located about 253 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Cancer (the Crab), [continue reading]