An Irregular Dwarf


IC 4710 lies roughly 25 million light-years away in the southern constellation of Pavo (the Peacock). It’s an irregular dwarf galaxy, a chaotic cloud of bright stars, with bright pockets of new star formation scattered around its edges.

Image Credit: ESA / NASA

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