classifying galaxies

SBa Galaxies

 

SBa Barred Spiral GalaxyM83 Galaxy in the constellation Hydra is classified as an SBa type Galaxy. It is also known as NGC 5236. It is sometimes called the "Southern Pinwheel" because it looks like a pinwheel toy.



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