Zoom on NGC 5256

This video starts with a view of the night sky as seen from and zoom  in the constellation of Ursa Major (The Great Bear). Within this location the galaxy NGC 5256 can be found, about 350 million light-years away. The zoom ends with a view of this galaxy, as it is seen with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope.


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About the Video

Release date:14 December 2017, 16:00
Related releases:heic1720
Duration:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:NGC 5256
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting

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