A Hubble View of Starburst Galaxy Messier 94

October 27, 2015

This image shows the galaxy Messier 94, which lies in the small northern constellation of the Hunting Dogs, about 16 million light-years away. Within the bright ring or starburst ring around Messier 94, new stars are forming at a high rate and many young, bright stars are present within it.

Image Credit: 
ESA/NASA
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