jun 172014
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Barred Spiral Galaxy UGC 12158

  June 17, 2014 UGC 12158, a barred spiral galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA UGC 12158 is a barred spiral galaxy of about 140,000 light-years across, located some 400 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Pegasus (the Winged Horse). It is speeding away from us at approximately 9,289 kilometers [continue reading]

apr 042014
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Dwarf Galaxy NGC 7320

  April 4, 2014 NGC 7320, an unbarred spiral dwarf galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team NGC 7320 (also known as PGC 69270) is an unbarred spiral dwarf galaxy of some 30 thousand light-years across, located about 39 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of [continue reading]

mrt 052014
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 7814

March 5, 2014 NGC 7814, an edge-on spiral galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit & Copyright: Ken Crawford, Rancho Del Sol Observatory NGC 7814 (also known as the Little Sombrero Galaxy and Caldwell 43) is an unbarred spiral galaxy of about 60,000 light-years across, located some 40 million light-years away from the Earth in the northern [continue reading]

nov 032013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: The Propeller Galaxy

November 3, 2013 The Propeller Galaxy, a barred spiral galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit & Copyright: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona (http://skycenter.arizona.edu/gallery/galaxies/NGC7479) The Propeller Galaxy (NGC 7479) is a barred spiral galaxy located about 105 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Pegasus (the Winged Horse), while it is racing away [continue reading]

sep 242013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 7331

September 24, 2013 NGC 7331, a spiral galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit & Copyright: Robert Gendler (http://www.robgendlerastropics.com) NGC 7331 is a spiral galaxy of some 100,000 light-years across, located about 49 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Pegasus (the Winged Horse), while it is receding from us at roughly 816 kilometers [continue reading]

aug 212013
 
Anne's Image of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 7217

August 21, 2013 NGC 7217, a spiral galaxy in Pegasus Image Credit & Copyright: Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona (http://skycenter.arizona.edu/gallery/Galaxies/NGC7217) NGC 7217 is an unbarred spiral galaxy that lies some 50 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Pegasus (the Winged Horse). It is receding from us at approximately 952 kilometers [continue reading]