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  Hubble Observes NGC 1073

Hubble Observes NGC 1073
Image credit: NASA, ESA

Uploader comment: The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has taken a picture of the barred spiral galaxy NGC 1073, which is found in the constellation of Cetus (The Sea Monster). Our own galaxy, the Milky Way, is a similar barred spiral, and the study of galaxies such as NGC 1073 helps astronomers learn more about our celestial home.

   

 
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