Elliptical Galaxy NGC 3862 Galaxy in Leo Constellation
Size: 1.5' x 1.5'
Also known as 3C 264, CGCG 97-127, MCG 3-30-95, PGC 36606, UGC 6723
Credit: P. Crane (European Southern Observatory), and NASA/ESA
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