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Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) and NASA/ESA
Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)Acknowledgment: P. Cote (Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics) and E. Baltz (Stanford University)
Credit: Photo Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI)Science Credit: Radio: NRAO/AUI/NSF/W. Cotton; X-ray: NASA/CXC/CfA/W. Forman et al.; Optical: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and R. Gendler

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Virgo A · M 87

Galaxy in Virgo constellation (The Maiden). Also known as NGC 4486, 3C 274, Arp 152, CGCG 70-139, IRAS 12282+1240, MCG 2-32-105, PGC 41361, UGC 7654, VCC 1316.
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8.3' x 6.6'
8.6
13.0
12h 30m 49s
12º 23' 25''
0.0044
E2/P
60 M light years

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