The Sombrero Galaxy - voted best picture taken by the Hubble telescope. The dimensions of the galaxy, officially called are as spectacular as its appearance. The Sombrero Galaxy spans about light years across and lies 28 million light years away.
A Look at the Numbers as NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Enters its Year: The Hubble Telescope as seen from NASA Space Shuttle in May The Hubble Space Telescope was reborn with Servicing Mission 4 the fifth and final servicing of the orbiting observatory
10 Fascinating Facts About the Hubble Space Telescope - A quarter of a century after its mission began, get the lowdown on the telescope that helped revolutionize humanity’s understanding of the cosmos.