jun 292013
Anne's Picture of the Day: Spiral Galaxy NGC 2403

June 29, 2013 NGC 2403, a spiral galaxy in Camelopardalis Image Credit: Image Data: Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Legacy Archive; Processing: Robert Gendler (http://www.robgendlerastropics.com) NGC 2403 is an intermediate spiral galaxy of some 50,000 light years across, located about 10.4 million light-years away from Earth in the northern constellation of Camelopardalis (the Giraffe), while it [continue reading]