This video zooms from a view of the night sky into NGC 2366, a dwarf galaxy in the constellation of Camelopardalis (the Giraffe). The galaxy contains a bright region of star formation called NGC 2363, visible at the end of the zoom.

Credit:
NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2, N. Risinger (skysurvey.org). Music: John Dyson (from the album Moonwind).

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