This lopsided galaxy has one big handle (photo)

The galaxy’s shiny arm is responsible for the first of an amazing new image from the Gemini Observatory in Hawaii.

The image is lopsided galaxy spiral NGC 772 is known to be over 100 million light -years from Earth in the constellation Aries. The image was taken by the Gemini North telescope, located near the summit of Mauna Kea in Hawaii and maintained by the National Science Foundation’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory (NOIRLab).

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