A Close Galactic Pair (image) ESA/Hubble Information Centre Share Print E-Mail Caption This image displays the galaxies NGC 4302 -- seen edge-on -- and NGC 4298, both located 55 million light-years away. They were observed by Hubble to celebrate its 27th year in orbit. Credit NASA, ESA, and M. Mutchler (STScI) Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.