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Credit: NASA, ESA, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration and A. Evans (University of Virginia, Charlottesville/NRAO/Stony Brook University)

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Galaxy NGC 3256

Galaxy in Vela constellation (The Sails (of Argo)). Also known as AM 1025-433, ESO 263-38, IRAS 10257-4338, MCG -7-22-10, PGC 30785, V V 65.
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3.8' x 2.1'
10h 27m 51s
-43º 54' 18''
0.0094
11.50
13.60
Sb/P
129 M light years

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