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Anne's Image of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 4157

  March 22, 2014 NGC 4157, a barred spiral galaxy in Ursa Major Image Credit & Copyright: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona (http://skycenter.arizona.edu/gallery/galaxies/ngc4157) NGC 4157 (also known as UGC 7183) is a barred spiral galaxy of some 105,000 light-years across (about the same size as our Milky Way galaxy), located about 35.6 million light-years [continue reading]