Tag Archives: Spiral Galaxy

The Beautiful Structure of NGC 1433 (Zoom)

Images Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and ESO’s ALMA Observatory. At a distance of 32 million light years, this galaxy in the southern constellation of Dorado (The Dolphinfish) is a beautiful spiral galaxy with an outer ring of … Continue reading

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M96 on Spin Cycle

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope & Robert Gendler Image & IAU Leo Constellation Map. If you live in the spiral galaxy, M96 here’s what your home looked like 35 million years ago. Then again, you’re going to have … Continue reading

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Art in the Universe

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, the Hubble Legacy Archive & processed by the great night sky imager Martin Pugh. Located nearly 100 million light years away in the constellation Eridanus is the wonderful spiral galaxy NGC1309.  At about … Continue reading

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Beautiful Barred NGC 6217

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. This incredible image of barred spiral galaxy NGC 6217 was the first image by the Hubble space telescope after completion of STS-125 Atlantis’s Hubble Servicing Mission 4 (HSM4). This galaxy at 44,000 … Continue reading

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THE BEAUTIFUL OASIS NGC 2841 (Zoom)

Image Credit & Copyright: FULL GALAXY: NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope, Subaru telescope, Digitized Sky Survey (DSS) and Robert Gendler.  CLOSE VIEW: NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope & the Hubble Heritage team. Here’s my all-time favorite galaxy; NGC 2841.  It can be … Continue reading

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THE TWIN CITY

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space telescope. Finally, we get a view of our home, the Milky Way galaxy from above! Yep, just kidding obviously but old UGC 12158 here is about as close to what we believe the … Continue reading

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NGC 2441; A SEA OF BLUE & SUPERNOVA TOO

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Here’s an amazing Hubble image of spiral galaxy NGC 2441 in the constellation Camelopardalis (The Giraffe).  It resides a mind bending 180 million light years away which means this is what the … Continue reading

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