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Large Magellanic Cloud
Image credit: ESA/NASA/Hubble

Uploader comment: Nearly 200,000 light-years from Earth, the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way, floats in space, in a long and slow dance around our galaxy. Vast clouds of gas within it slowly collapse to form new stars.

   

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