okt 202013
Anne's Image of the Day: Distorted Galaxy NGC 6745

October 20, 2013 NGC 6745, a distorted galaxy in Lyra Image Credit: Roger Lynds (KPNO/NOAO) et al., NASA/ESA and The Hubble Heritage Team STScI/AURA) NGC 6745 (also known as Bird’s Head and UGC 11391) is a distorted galaxy of some 85 thousand light-years across that lies about 206 million light-years away from Earth in the [continue reading]

feb 142013
Anne's Picture of the Day: Triplet of Galaxies Arp 274

February 14, 2013 Arp 274, a triplet of galaxies in Virgo Image Credit: NASA, ESA, M. Livio and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) Especially for Valentine’s Day: Two Lovers and their Little Baby Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!!   Arp 274 (also known as the NGC 5679 group) is a triplet of galaxies that span about [continue reading]