Video: Hubble’s Largest Galaxy Portrait of M101
Running Time: 1 minute
Spiral galaxy M101 is located in the northern constellation Ursa Major. A "zoom" into the galaxy first reveals its location in the nighttime sky. Pushing past Ursa Major into the center of M101 reveals the details in the spiral arms.
Credit: ESA, NASA, Three Rivers Foundation for the Arts and Sciences,
Panther Observatory, Digitized Sky Survey II, and M. Kornmesse (Hubble Europe/ESA)
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