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NGC 2835

A pretty spiral with lots of star formation going on. The blue areas show where near-ultraviolet light is more strongly emitted, indicating recent or ongoing star formation.

 

Data from the following proposal were used to create this image:

PHANGS-HST: Linking Stars and Gas throughout the Scales of Star Formation

 

Red: WFC3/UVIS F814W

Green: WFC3/UVIS F555W

Blue: WFC3/UVIS F438W+F336W+F275W

 

North is 4.50° clockwise from up.

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Uploaded on January 26, 2020