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Anne's Picture of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 2613

March 3, 2013 NGC 2613, a barred spiral galaxy in Pyxis Image Credit & Copyright: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan NGC 2613 is a barred spiral galaxy that lies about 66 million light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Pyxis (The Mariner’s Compass), while it is receding from us at 1660 – 1676 [continue reading]