|Each of the fuzzy football shaped objects in this image is an
elliptical galaxy. Unlike spiral galaxies, these oblate spheres of stars
orbit the central mass of the galaxy not unlike a mass of insects (each
and every way). These galaxies are over 100 million light years away.
|L R G B color production was used to create this image.||
Minimum credit line: Steve Johnson and Tina Monaghan/Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF
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