NGC 253, Spiral Galaxy in Sculptor

Data from the Hubble Legacy Archive

Processing by Robert Gendler

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Five Frame Mosaic, Hubble Legacy Archive

(Processing done using Fits Liberator and PS CS2)

Based on observations made with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, and obtained from the Hubble Legacy Archive, which is a collaboration between the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI/NASA), the Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility (ST-ECF/ESA) and the Canadian Astronomy Data Centre (CADC/NRC/CSA).

* frame at the right edge foreshortened to include background interacting galaxy pair

*small defects in ACS data filled in with ground based data from previous images of mine