Sorry it’s cut off on the lower edge. That’s just how things are. Some interesting tidbits are written about it in its Wikipedia article. Apparently it’s approaching our position. Or perhaps we are approaching it. Either way, the distance between us and NGC 3195 is lessening over time.
Red: hst_06119_16_wfpc2_f814w_pc_sci + hst_06119_16_wfpc2_f814w_wf_sci
Blue: hst_06119_16_wfpc2_f555w_pc_sci + hst_06119_16_wfpc2_f555w_wf_sci
North is NOT up
Hubble data is public domain, but I put a lot of work into combining it into beautiful color images. The minimal credit line should read: NASA / ESA / J. Schmidt
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