Messier 51. NGC 5194

Click on the image for a full resolution version See this image also on Instagram   This image has been selected as APOD on 2021-09-02     M 51, also known as the “Whirlpool Galaxy”, is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Canes Venatici. This galaxy is interacting with the smaller NGC 5195 (on the … Continue reading Messier 51. NGC 5194