NGC 3314: A Tale of Two Galaxies lithograph
- Photo taken by the Hubble Space Telescope
This image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows a rare view of a pair of overlapping galaxies, called NGC 3314.
- Facts of interest about the image
The chance alignment of the two galaxies, as seen from Earth, gives a unique look at the silhouetted spiral arms in the closer face-on spiral, NGC 3314A.
- Classroom activity
Included is an inquiry-based classroom activity that focuses on the image and text.
of NGC 3314: A Tale of Two Galaxies lithograph (7.2MB)
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