Galaxy IC 1002 Galaxy in Virgo Constellation
Size: 42'' x 18''
Also known as CGCG 47-15, PGC 51248
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Astronomy Quote of the Day
“There are no black holes - in the sense of regimes from which light can't escape to infinity. There are however apparent horizons which persist for a period of time.”
Stephen Hawking, 2014