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NGC 4634, which lies around 70 million light-years from Earth in the constellation of Coma Berenices, is one of a pair of interacting galaxies. Its neighbor, NGC 4633, lies just outside the upper right corner of the frame, and is visible in wide-field views of the galaxy. - Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA

NGC 4634, which lies around 70 million light-years from Earth in the constellation of Coma Berenices, is one of a pair of interacting galaxies. Its neighbor, NGC 4633, lies just outside the upper right corner of the frame, and is visible in wide-field views of the galaxy. - Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA

This spiral galaxy is ESO 510-13, located about 150 million light-years away. It's a lot like our own Milky Way, with one crucial difference - the fierce gravity of its neighboring galaxies has warped it into a helix.

Why is this spiral galaxy all warped out of shape?

This spiral galaxy is ESO 510-13, located about 150 million light-years away. It's a lot like our own Milky Way, with one crucial difference - the fierce gravity of its neighboring galaxies has warped it into a helix.

Analema. Posición del sol a la misma hora y en el mismo lugar de Ucrania a lo largo de un aňo.

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Analema. Posición del sol a la misma hora y en el mismo lugar de Ucrania a lo largo de un aňo.

Avaruudessa häämöttävä hevosenpää näkyy nyt uudessa valossa - kuvagalleria | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi    Sombrerogalaksi

Avaruudessa häämöttävä hevosenpää näkyy nyt uudessa valossa - kuvagalleria | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi Sombrerogalaksi

Vega is the brightest star in the constellation Lyra the Harp. That’s why it’s often called the Harp Star.

Vega is the brightest star in the constellation Lyra the Harp. That’s why it’s often called the Harp Star.

Image: Mass Star and Smaller Companion Create Vast Gas Disk (Artist's Illustration)

Image: Mass Star and Smaller Companion Create Vast Gas Disk (Artist's Illustration)

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