Thursday, January 23, 2020
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help    |   Cookie Policy    |   Privacy Policy    RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in
  Total images: 9,293   Total comments: 32,310   
Login or Register to upload an image.
  A galactic mega-merger

A galactic mega-merger
Image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, Acknowledgement: Judy Schmidt

Uploader comment: The subject of this NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image is known as NGC 3597. It is the product of a collision between two good-sized galaxies, and is slowly evolving to become a giant elliptical galaxy.

   

 
Comments on this image:




Please Login or Register to post a comment.




Image information
Waspie_Dwarf
January 15, 2016, 10:03 pm
Views:
Comments:
File size:
1082
0
257.04k
 
Recent news stories
Strange black smoke ring filmed over Pakistan
Posted 1-23-2020 | 9 comments
This giant ring, which was spotted drifting up into the sky, has been the topic of some heated debate this week.
 
New facility to produce oxygen from Moon dust
Posted 1-22-2020 | 10 comments
A new technique could help make it possible for humans to live on the lunar surface in the not-too-distant future.
 
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.712 Unexplained-Mysteries.com (c) 2001-2020
Terms   |   Privacy Policy   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ