|Distance from Earth||：||4560 x 104 Light years|
|Detail||：||This galaxy is being distorted by the gravity of a neighboring galaxy. The central region of this galaxy is an area of massive star formation and where many supernova explosions occur and emit material violently.
Constellations : Ursa Major
Images from Science Instruments
NGC 2146 (Barred Spiral Galaxy)
June 19, 2003
Last updated: February 25, 2021