M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

NASA has released an amazing composite image of the M101 Pinwheel Galaxy [with a diameter of about 170,000 light-years] which is located 21 million light-years away from Earth.

M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

M101 Pinwheel Galaxy - full image

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/spitzer/multimedia/pia15630.html

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  1. craigm350 says:

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