Nasa / Space

Images from the Kepler, Chandra, Hubble, and Spitzer space telescopes

The Milky Way, an illustrated map

An illustrated map of the Milky Way with important landmarks.

Image credit: NASA

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dave.bailey
dave.bailey

I can't imagine that the total number of stars observable from our space telescopes is less than a dozen trillions. I expect that their number is a couple of magnitudes greater than that. It's awe inspiring!