Spiral galaxy M101 (NGC5457)

[M101 N]

About this image

Image of a northern section of M101, made from a combination of red (R) and almost-infrared (I) bands, displayed using false color.

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Minimum credit line: Mike Pierce, John Jurcevic (Indiana)/WIYN/NOAO/NSF

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