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Hubble Views Galaxy From Famous Catalog
This bright, somewhat blob-like object — seen in this image taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope — is a galaxy named NGC 1803. It is about 200 million light-years away, in the southern constellation of Pictor (the Painter’s Easel), and it was discovered in 1834 by astronomer John Herschel.
A waxing crescent Moon
A waxing crescent Moon is pictured as the International Space Station orbited 260 miles above the north African country of Algeria.