Image of a Distant Galaxy Candidate in the Hubble Deep Field

Image of a Distant Galaxy Candidate in the Hubble Deep Field

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News release ID: STScI-1996-24
Release Date: Jun 26, 1996
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

Small portion of the Hubble Deep Field image - the deepest view of the universe taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Arrow points to a very faint galaxy that appears to be more distant than any known previously. Other galaxies in the image are at smaller distances.


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Astronomical, Cosmology, Deep Fields, Distant Galaxies, Hubble Deep Field, Hubble Telescope, Illustrations, Survey

Credits

Credit: K. Lanzetta and A. Yahil (SUNY) and NASA