Galactic Eyes Peer Out Through Virgo

A pair of galaxies, nicknamed "The Eyes" because of their obvious ocular resemblance, get a close up through Europe's Very Large Telescope. Located 50 million light years from Earth, NGC 4438 and NGC 4435 reside in the Virgo Constellation.
credit : ESO/A. Fujii and Digitized Sky Survey 2. Music: John Dyson