Galaxy Cluster Abell 520 (CFHT and HST)
Galaxy Cluster Abell 520 (CFHT and HST)
About this image

The natural-color image of the galaxies was taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope in Hawaii.

Abell 520 formed from a violent collision of massive galaxy clusters and resides 2.4 billion light-years away.


Tags
Astronomical, Dark Matter, Exotic, Galaxies, Galaxy Clusters, Gravitational Lensing, Hubble Telescope

Credits

Credit: NASA, ESA, CFHT, and M.J. Jee (University of California, Davis)