The spiral galaxy LEDA 89996, taken by Hubble
|Observation data (J2000 epoch)|
|Right ascension||04h 54m 28.29s|
|Declination||−66° 25′ 28.06″|
|2MASS J04542829-6625280, 2MASX J04542820-6625275|
The galaxy was observed by the Hubble Telescope in 6 July 2015 and is similar in appearance to the Milky Way being spiral shaped with winding spiral arms. The darker patches between the arms is dust and gas. Many new stars form in this area making the spirals appear very bright.