Universe Timeline

Universe Timeline

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This graphic shows a timeline of the universe, stretching from the present day (left) all the way back to the big bang (right). The position of the record-breaking galaxy GN-z11 is shown not far from where the first stars began to form. The previous record holder's position is also identified.

CANDELS, Cosmology, Distant Galaxies, GOODS, Infographics, Survey, Universe Age/Size


NASA, ESA, P. Oesch and B. Robertson (University of California, Santa Cruz), and A. Feild (STScI)