Hubble Zooms in on Ghostly Shells of Lenticular Galaxy

The Advanced Camera for Surveys on the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced this beautiful image of the galaxy ESO 381-12. ESO 381-12, also known as LEDA 42871, is located in the constellation Centaurus, approximately 270 million light-years away from Earth. It’s a lenticular galaxy – a hybrid galaxy type that shares properties with both [...] —> Read More