Trio of Galaxies (for fulldome planetarium use)

The three pictured galaxies - NGC 7173 (middle left), NCG 7174 (middle right) and NGC 7176 (lower right) - are part of the Hickson Compact Group 90, named after astronomer Paul Hickson, who first catalogued these small clusters of galaxies in the 1980s. 


NASA & ESA. Acknowledgment: Theofanis N. Matsopoulos

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Release date:16 April 2014, 15:49
Duration:16 s
Frame rate:30 fps

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