Barred Spiral Galaxy

Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 1300


Credit: NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Acknowledgment: P. Knezek (WIYN)


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Taken on December 13, 2004