At 70 million light years away, NGC 578 floats majestically
amid many other far away galaxies. Small blue and pink regions
hint at the sparkle and stellar life being created in this
galaxy. One background galaxy (right of the center) is almost
eclipsed by NGC 578- and seems to protrude from the galaxy itself.
In reality it is many millions of light years beyond...
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