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Glom
2009-Dec-03, 11:06 AM
NGC 660, a polar ring galaxy. Got a very nice warm, yellowy centre with cold blueish arms. The streaks of orange from the polar ring also look excellent.

It gives me the urge to drink cocoa.

Veeger
2009-Dec-03, 11:49 AM
No link? Now I have to browse away from BAUT.

Glom
2009-Dec-03, 12:19 PM
The image. (http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0912/NGC660Hagar.jpg)

korjik
2009-Dec-03, 10:38 PM
Wow, that is a neat pic

You are forgiven for not having the link in the OP

:)

Mike Holland
2009-Dec-04, 04:45 AM
Beautiful! I've just made that my desktop background.

Mike