Hubble - Alan D. Lum
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Largest ever galaxy portrait - stunning HD image of Pinwheel Galaxy

This new Hubble image reveals the gigantic Pinwheel galaxy, one of the best known examples of "grand design spirals", and its supergiant star-forming regions in unprecedented detail. The image is the largest and most detailed photo of a spiral galaxy ever taken with Hubble.

Messier 101Pinwheel Galaxy