| NGC 2967 is located some 80 million light years distant. Its
angular size suggests it is a grand spiral of gigantic proportion, similar
to M101. However, the appearence of the spiral
arms seem to more closely mimic the much closer galaxy,
|L R G B color production was used to create this image.||
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