An Irregular Dwarf

The smudge in the the center of this picture is the Pegasus Dwarf Irregular Galaxy (aka Peg DIG or the Pegasus Dwarf), a companion of the Andromeda Galaxy in the Local Group. The science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis is set in this galaxy.

Image Credit: Starhopper
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1 thought on “An Irregular Dwarf

  1. What if we don’t care about Disney’s movie (which reportedly is filled with irregular dwarves)? [grin]

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