Galaxy NGC 3256 Galaxy in Vela Constellation
Size: 3.8' x 2.1'
Also known as ESO 263-38, AM 1025-433, IRAS 10257-4338, MCG -7-22-10, PGC 30785, V V 65
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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