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Astronomy Printshop: Step 2 – Save Your File – Spiral Galaxy M101

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Spiral Galaxy M101

About This Image

This giant spiral disk of stars, dust and gas is 170,000 light-years across, almost twice the diameter of our Milky Way galaxy. M101 is estimated to contain at least one trillion stars. Learn more in NewsCenter HubbleSite's NewsCenter is the place to find the story behind this image, along with its original news release and all related images.

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