The Eagle Has Risen: Stellar Spire in the Eagle Nebula. A billowing tower of gas and dust rises from the stellar nursery known as the Eagle Nebula. This small piece of the Eagle Nebula is 57 trillion miles long trillion km).
Majestic on a truly grand scale, is appropriately know as a "Grand Design" spiral galaxy. It is a large galaxy of over 100 billion stars with well-defined spiral arms that's similar to our own Milky Way Galaxy.