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Galaxy M 83

The barred spiral galaxy has two supermassive black holes in its center, orbiting themselves. M 83 has large areas of a high star birth frequency.

Constellation: Hydra
Distance: 15 million light-years
Visual magnitude: 7.6
Diameter: 100 000 light-years
Type: SBc1

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