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Anne's Picture of the Day: Dwarf Galaxy ESO 318-13

June 3, 2013 ESO 318-13, a dwarf galaxy in Antlia Image Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA ESO 318-13 (also known as the Glitter Galaxy) is an oval-shaped irregular dwarf galaxy located roughly 20 to 30 million light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Antlia (the Pump). It is receding from us at approximately 720 [continue reading]