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Amazingly beautiful galaxy IC 5201

In 1900, the astronomer Joseph Lunt made a discovery: peering through a telescope installed in the Observatory in Cape Town, the British-South African scientist noticed this amazingly beautiful view of the southern constellation of Grus: barred spiral galaxy, currently dubbed IC 5201. After more than a century this galaxy still it continues to arouse interest among astronomers. In order to make this a fascinating and mysterious picture of the galaxy IC 5201, Camera Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS) has been used by NASA space telescope "Hubble".

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