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Credit: Brad Whitmore (STScI), and NASA/ESA
Credit: NASA, ESA, SAO, CXC, JPL-Caltech, and STScI. Acknowledgment: G. Fabbiano and Z. Wang (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA, USA), and B. Whitmore (STScI)
Credit: Brad Whitmore (STScI)

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Galaxy NGC 4038

Galaxy in Corvus constellation (The Crow). Also known as ESO 572-47, Arp 244, C 60, MCG -3-31-14, PGC 37967, UGCA 264, V V 245.
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3.4' x 1.7'
10.3
12.1
12h 01m 52s
-18º 51' 52''
0.0055
SBm
75 M light years

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