Globular clusters at the core of NGC 1275

NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has provided intriguing new clues to cataclysmic events in the history of the peculiar galaxy NGC 1275, located approximately 200 million light-years from Earth.


J. Holtzman/NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
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Release date:16 January 1992, 06:00
Size:2862 x 2409 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 03164+4119, NGC 1275, Perseus A
Type:Unspecified : Galaxy

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