NGC 2903 is located about 30 million light-years away in the constellation of Leo (the Lion), and was studied as part of a Hubble survey of the central regions of roughly 145 nearby disk galaxies. Image: ESA/Hubble & NASA, L. Ho et al.
The universe continues to amaze: look at this stunning spiral galaxy - space short science news

The NASA/ESA Hubble Telescope has photographed a perfect spiral galaxy, known as NGC 2903.

This galaxy is located about 30 million light years away in the constellation of Leo (Lion).

Hubble was used for a survey of about 145 disk galaxies nearby, with the aim to better understand the relationship between the black holes at the core of these galaxies, and the stars, gas and dust at the galaxy’s center, as pictured by the Hubble Telescope.

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