Starry Bulges Yield Secrets to Galaxy Growth (Ground-Based View)
Depicts: NGC 1365, IRAS 03317-3618
Copyright: Allan Sandage (The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington) and John Bedke (Computer Sciences Corporation and the Space Telescope Science Institute)
This image, taken by a ground-based telescope, displays the entire galaxy NGC 1365. But the telescope's resolution is not powerful enough to reveal the flurry of activity in the galaxy's hub.
Last Update: 1 September 2019