aug 142013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Interacting Galaxies IC 2810

August 14, 2013 IC 2810, a pair of interacting galaxies in Leo Image Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) IC 2810 (also known as IC2810A, and seen at the top of the image) is a barred spiral galaxy with a diameter of 178,000 x [continue reading]