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Rachel Taulbee
Rachel Taulbee

This is seriously one of the most beautiful things I've ever seen!  I loved it so much that I had to paint it!

Kasey L.
Kasey L.

it could be farther bc of how the pics are framed and how many galaxies are showing

James Allen
James Allen

In the "Double Feature" pic Andromeda is just over 2.5 million light years away, not 2 billion.

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