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Millions of Galaxies Millions of galaxies populate the patch of sky

Millions of Galaxies Millions of galaxies populate the patch of sky


Millions of galaxies populate the patch of sky known as the COSMOS field, short for

Take a Splash Into the Cosmos - Millions of galaxies populate the patch of sky known

Can you count how many galaxies are in this picture? With the exception of the two stars (top left and bottom right, you can see their diffraction spikes) ...

Hubble's Latest Breakthrough Reveals Trillions Of Unknown Galaxies In The Universe

is a barred spiral galaxy located 68 MLYs away and is one of the brightest galaxies in the Virgo cluster.

100216 hiddengalaxies h.jpg?ixlib=rails 2.1. An artist's impression of the galaxies ...

Hubble's Latest Breakthrough Reveals Trillions Of Unknown Galaxies In The Universe

THROUGH THE AGES Using old and new cameras, the Hubble Space Telescope recorded thousands of galaxies, some dating back more than 12 billion years.

2MASX J08542169+0449308 contains two galactic nuclei, instead of just the usual one, and thus looks like two eggs frying in a pan. Credit: SDSS. "

The Black Eye Galaxy (Messier is a spiral galaxy with an apparent magnitude of lying approximately 24 million light years from Earth.

... assembled from archives of visible light and infrared astronomy image data. The field of view spans the Andromeda Galaxy a massive spiral a mere million ...

Rosetta selfie, bands of Mars and ghostly spokes of Saturn – in pictures | Cosmos, Spiral galaxy and Hubble space telescope

Chance alignment between two galaxies, called NGC 3314, that are actually tens of millions

Giant elliptical galaxy NGC 1132

The Andromeda Galaxy (M31): Location, Characteristics & Images

The Whirlpool Galaxy, a classic spiral galaxy, is pictured in this NASA handout photo. At only 30 million light years distant and fully 60 thousand light ...

Galaxies are amazing.

This Hubble Space Telescope image shows thousands of galaxies whose light took billions of years to

The Most Detailed 3-D Sky Map Ever of the Galaxy's 100 Billion Stars

The Andromeda Galaxy (M31) ~ A massive spiral 2.5 million light-years away

Artist's concept of CR7, a very distant galaxy and by far

Wolf-Rayet Nebula is a nebula which surrounds a Wolf-Rayet star. There. Galaxy ...

M96 is the brightest member of the Leo I group of galaxies, which is therefore also called the M96 group. Its distance was determined to be about 41 million ...

The Andromeda Galaxy - It is 2 million light years away from us...so what we see now is how it appeared 2 million years ago. It will collide with our Milky ...

Nearly as deep as the Hubble Ultra Deep Field which contains approximately 10000 galaxies this incredible

Higher-resolution photo

NGC 1300, a barred, spiral galaxy viewed nearly face-on by the Hubble Space Telescope. Credit: NASA/ESA/Hubble

Different Types of Stars in the Universe

The Heart of this Elliptical Galaxy Exposes a Ghost From Its Past

An image released on October 2011 show the Antennae Galaxies (also known as NGC 4038 and are a pair of distorted colliding spiral galaxies about 70 million ...

... own random motions — but galaxies and clusters of galaxies so far apart that they're affected by cosmic expansion.

Andromeda, the Big Picture

Active Galactic Nuclei - Merging X-ray data (blue) from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory with microwave (orange) and visible images reveals the jets and ...

2012: Shadow of the Dark Rift

Hubble sent us yet another fabulous image, this time of a pair of galaxies gracefully dancing roughly 550 million light-years from Earth.

When he says that Omega Cen and 47 Tuc have the same luminosity and mass as the then-known dSph galaxies, he means just the mass belonging to the stars that ...

The image shows a star birth lighting up one end of the diminutive galaxy Kiso 5639

The Wilds of the Local Group | ESO

"The UFO Galaxy" (NGC 2683) [3500x1813]

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Details from the HDF illustrate the wide variety of galaxy shapes, sizes and colours found in the distant universe.

diagonal edge-on spiral galaxy with dark portions

Milky Way Galaxy night sky long exposure DSLR shot in Victor Idaho

My own photo of Stephen's Quintet

"This Small Magellanic Cloud is considered as a dwarf irregular galaxy. It has a diameter of about 7,000 light-years and contains several hundred million ...

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The Oldest Galaxies in the Universe

The titanic galaxy-galaxy collision takes place a mere 400 million light-years away in the constellation Ophiuchus.

(Credit: NASA/ESA/CXC/JPL-Caltech)

local group galaxy M33


A zoom on the HXDF. NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI)

Astronomers say the 'Methuselah star' HD 140283 looks like it is billion years old, which is impossible since that's older than the universe.

The light of this galaxy appears blue because the galaxy was emitting very blue light due to a high rate of star birth in the early universe.

Image credit: NASA, ESA, S. Beckwith (STScI) and the HUDF Team.

Betelgeuse, a red supergiant, is a thousand times larger than the Sun.

NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has captured these infrared images of a nearby spiral galaxy that resembles

Orion and NGC 604 Compared

Figure 2: Close-up of 3D map

Nearly as deep as the Hubble Ultra Deep Field which contains approximately 10000 galaxies this incredible image from the Hubble Space Telescope rev…

The Hubble Ultra Deep Field, as seen from the ground. Digitised Sky Survey (DSS), STScI/AURA, Palomar/Caltech, and UKSTU/AAO

Eleven galaxies far, far away and a long time ago

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Continuing the countdown to Galaxy Zoo's 8th birthday, below are 8 of the most-commented-on galaxies in the active Galaxy Zoo.

This image, from Hubble's Advanced Camera for Surveys, shows the ultraluminous infrared galaxy Arp

(Credit: NASA/ESA/STScI). Meet the Pinwheel galaxy ...

Navaneeth Unnikrishnan created this wonderful stacked image of the Andromeda galaxy with images taken on November

This galaxy got its shape - and name - because one of the two pictured dwarf spiral galaxies smashed through its core, sending a circular gravitational wave ...

This annotated artist's conception illustrates our current understanding of the structure of the Milky Way galaxy. Credit: NASA

This close up image reveals one galaxy teaming with carbon dioxide (shown in orange)

Galaxy M 89. The galaxy is 60 million light years away.

Figure 24.1 (a) A collection of many galaxies, each consisting of hundreds of billions of stars. Called the Coma Cluster, this group of galaxies lies over ...

Whirlpool Galaxy

Image by: T. Rector, I. Dell'Antonio/NOAO/AURA/NSF, Digitized Sky Survey (DSS), STScI/AURA, Palomar/Caltech, and UKSTU/AAO

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Explorers of the Galaxy (Part 2): The Radio Galaxy | Astronotes

Polar ring galaxy NGC 660


Frontier Fields Finds Faint Light of Homeless Stars

The problem is that this does not illustrate quite what we'd see with the naked eye. That first image in the upper left is essentially the situation today, ...

Pin by Petr Aksman on Astronomie | Pinterest | Subaru telescope, Spitzer space telescope and Cosmos

A close-up of the dying red giant star, T Leporis. It is

Milky Way. Galaxy ...