DAGAL Image Gallery - NGC 1055

About this image: The spiral galaxy NGC 1055 lies nearly edge-on, with its dusty disk highlighting one of the galaxy's most remarkable features: the light from its central bulge extends well above and below the disk plane, in the form of a boxy-shaped halo.

The images on this page were produced by the DAGAL network, and can be used free of charge provided acknowledgement is given to "DAGAL, Nik Szymanek, SDSS, and S4G, www.dagalnetwork.eu".

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