From the National Optical Astronomical Observatories
M74 (NGC 628) is face-on type Sc spiral galaxy in the constellation Pisces, about 30 million light years away and about 80000 light years across.
Image Title: The Sc Spiral Galaxy M74
Credit: Todd Boronson/AURA/NOAO/NSFF
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Last Modified On: Sunday, December 17, 2000