mrt 242013
Anne's Picture of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 4700

March 24, 2013 NGC 4700, a barred spiral galaxy in Virgo Image Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA NGC 4700 is a barred spiral galaxy that lies about 50 million light-years away in the constellation of Virgo (the Virgin), while it is moving away from us at roughly 1435 kilometers per second, due to the expansion of [continue reading]