Stunning Photos of Our Milky Way Galaxy (Gallery)

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Largest Image of the Milky Way

Credit: Lehrstuhl für Astrophysik, RUB/
The Milky Way galaxy is home to 400 billion stars and our own sun and solar system. It is nearly 120,000 light-years across and a shining example of a…Read More »

spiral galaxy. See some of the most amazing views of our Milky Way galaxy ever captured by amateur and professional astronomers in this gallery. HERE: A section of the Milky Way drawn from what researchers say is the largest astronomical image ever compiled, a huge mosaic of from five years of telescope observations of the galaxy.   Less «
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