The Colossal Cosmic Eye NGC 1350

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Colour-composite of the spiral galaxy NGC 1350 taken with FORS2 at the ESO Very Large Telescope. The image, totalling 16 minutes of observations, clearly reveals the delicate structures in this gigantic "eye" as well as many background galaxies.

Credit: ESO

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Id:phot-31a-05
Object:NGC 1350
Type: Astronomical ( Galaxy ).
Telescope:1.5m
Instrument:other
Width:1953 px
Height:2593 px
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