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Index - Galaxies: Spiral Galaxies


From Calendar Year 2011

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 January 01:
Fireworks Galaxy NGC 6946
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 January 13:
NGC 3521 Close Up
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 January 20:
The Once and Future Stars of Andromeda
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 January 26:
The Whirlpool Galaxy in Infrared Dust
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 10:
Hanny's Voorwerp
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 19:
Spiral Galaxy NGC 2841 Close Up
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 March 16:
Sideways Galaxy NGC 3628
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 March 19:
Messier 106
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 March 22:
NGC 6384: Spiral Beyond the Stars
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 March 30:
NGC 5584: Expanding the Universe
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 April 03:
Giant Galaxy NGC 6872
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 April 06:
M74: The Perfect Spiral
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 April 15:
Messier 101
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 April 21:
Peculiar Galaxies of Arp 273
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 May 15:
The Sombrero Galaxy from Hubble
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 May 19:
NGC 253: Close Up
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 June 05:
Another Nearby Supernova in the Whirlpool Galaxy
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 June 11:
Supernovae in the Whirlpool
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M64: The Sleeping Beauty Galaxy
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 July 01:
VAR!
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 July 07:
Arp 78: Peculiar Galaxy in Aries
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 July 15:
NGC 3314: When Galaxies Overlap
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 July 23:
NGC 2403 in Camelopardalis
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 August 03:
The Leo Triplet Galaxies from VST
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 August 12:
NGC 7331 and Beyond
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 August 26:
A Young Supernova in the Nearby Pinwheel Galaxy
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 September 15:
NGC 3521: Galaxy in a Bubble
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 September 22:
Arp 272
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Nobels for a Strange Universe
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 October 15:
NGC 4565: Galaxy on Edge
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 October 29:
Spiral Galaxy NGC 3370 from Hubble
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 November 04:
Edge-on NGC 3628
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 November 11:
In the Arms of M83
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 December 20:
NGC 253: The Sculptor Galaxy


Previous Years

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 1996 January 10:
The Cepheids of M100
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 1998 January 16:
Dusting Spiral Galaxies
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 1998 October 23:
Seyfert Galaxy NGC 7742
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 253
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Galaxies Away
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X For Andromeda
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Visitors' Galaxy Gallery
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NGC 253: X-Ray Zoom
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2002 February 28:
ESO 184-G82: Supernova - Gamma Ray Burst Connection
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2002 May 06:
NGC 4676: When Mice Collide
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2003 June 07:
Warped Spiral Galaxy ESO 510-13
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2003 September 25:
Logarithmic Spirals Isabel and M51
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NGC 4565: Galaxy on the Edge
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2004 July 01:
NGC 7331: A Galaxy So Inclined
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 April 08:
Sideways Galaxy NGC 3628
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 May 11:
The Sombrero Galaxy in Infrared
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A Nearby Supernova in M51
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Messier 101
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Trio Leo
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CG4: A Ruptured Cometary Globule
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Dusty Spiral M66
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Hidden Galaxy IC 342
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2006 October 11:
Markarian's Chain of Galaxies
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Hydrogen in M33
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Moon Over Andromeda
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The Arms of NGC 4258
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2007 June 01:
Messier 65
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NGC 6384: Beyond the Stars
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2007 July 19:
The Hercules Cluster of Galaxies
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2007 July 27:
The Tidal Tail of NGC 3628
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M64: The Black Eye Galaxy
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M74: The Perfect Spiral
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2008 January 05:
M51: Cosmic Whirlpool
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2008 January 24:
Andromeda Island Universe
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2008 May 12:
The M81 Galaxy Group Through the Integrated Flux
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Two-Armed Spiral Milky Way
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In the Heart of the Virgo Cluster
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Facing NGC 6946
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Exploring the Ring
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2009 February 12:
Zodiacal Light Vs. Milky Way
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M101: The Pinwheel Galaxy
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NGC 4676: When Mice Collide
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M31: The Andromeda Galaxy
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Ultraviolet Andromeda
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2009 October 17:
Bright Nebulae in M33
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NGC 253: Dusty Island Universe
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M51 Hubble Remix
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Spitzer s M101
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Andromeda Island Universe
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Messier 88
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Edge-on Spiral Galaxy NGC 891
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Unusual Spiral Galaxy M66 from Hubble
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3190 Almost Sideways
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Hydrogen in M51
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NGC 1365: Majestic Island Universe
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Star Streams and the Sunflower Galaxy
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Spiral Galaxy M66
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M33: Triangulum Galaxy
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M81 and Arp's Loop
 


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