|NGC 1055 is a dusty spiral galaxy viewed edgewise in the constellation of Cetus. This galaxy is estimated to be 43 million light years away. It nearby
and incredibly bright neighbor, M77, is believed
to be interacting with NGC 1055. Be sure to look at this image in a darkened
|L R G B color production was used to create this image.||
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