Galaxy Arc

Hubble Captures Giant Lensed Galaxy Arc

by Tammy Plotner February 3, 2012

Less than a year ago, the Hubble Space Telescope’s Wide Field Camera 3 captured an amazing image – a giant lensed galaxy arc. Gravitational lensing produces a natural “zoom” to observations and this is a look at one of the brightest distant galaxies so far known. Located some 10 billion light years away, the galaxy […]

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