NGC 4565 in Coma Berenices.
Also known as the 'needle in the sky' is a
spectacular example of an edge on galaxy.
 

M82 in Ursa Major.
This image clearly shows the very active nature of this galaxy.

 


M51 or the'Whirlpool galaxy' in Canes Venatici.
This is the classic face on spiral galaxy.

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