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Anne's Image of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 151

July 13, 2013 NGC 151, a barred spiral galaxy in Cetus Image Credit: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona (http://skycenter.arizona.edu/gallery/Galaxies/NGC151) NGC 151 (also known as NGC 153) is a barred spiral galaxy of about 125 thousand light-years across, located some 160 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Cetus (the Whale). It is [continue reading]