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NASA shares stunning image of a spiral galaxy, leaves netizens mesmerised

According to a NASA blog post, the M91 is one of over a thousand galaxies that make up the Virgo cluster — a group of galaxies that are gravitationally bound to one another.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi |
March 12, 2021 4:56:35 pm
NASA, NASA spiral galaxy, NASA Instagram, NASA spiral galaxy image, NASA Hubble, Hubble telescope galaxy image, NASA M91 image, M91 galaxy pictures, Trending news, India Express newsShared on the official Instagram of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope’s, the picture features galaxy M91 located 60 million light-years from Earth.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on March 11 shared a dazzling image of a spiral galaxy, leaving netizens mesmerised. Shared on the official Instagram of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope’s, the picture features galaxy M91 located 60 million light-years from the Earth.

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According to a NASA blog post, the M91 is one of over a thousand galaxies that make up the Virgo cluster — a group of galaxies that are gravitationally bound to one another. The post also reveals M91 to be an anemic galaxy, meaning that it has a lower rate of star formation compared to other spiral galaxies.

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