jul 142014
Anne's Image of Today: Spiral Galaxy NGC 7090

  July 14, 2014 NGC 7090, a spiral galaxy in Indus Image Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA; Acknowledgement: R. Tugral Text: mostly by ESA/Hubble & NASA NGC 7090 is a spiral galaxy, probably a barred spiral galaxy, located about 27 million light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Indus (the Indian), while it is [continue reading]

okt 242013
Anne's Image of the Day: Interacting Galaxies ESO 77-14

October 24, 2013 ESO 77-14, interacting galaxies in Indus Image Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration, and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University) ESO 77-14 (ESO 077-IG014, or AM 2317-692) is a pair of similar-sized interacting spiral galaxies, located about 550 million light-years away in the southern constellation of Indus (the [continue reading]