The Large Magellanic Cloud

This image shows the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), a satellite galaxy of our Milky Way.


Anglo-Australian Observatory/Royal Observatory, Edinburgh and David Malin

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Release date:29 September 1999, 07:00
Size:800 x 647 px

About the Object

Name:IRAS 05240-6948, Large Magellanic Cloud, LMC
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy

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