Composite Image of Galaxy Cluster MS 0735

This is a new composite image of galaxy cluster MS0735.6+7421, located about 2.6 billion light-years away in the constellation Camelopardalis. The three views of the region were taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope in Feb. 2006, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory in Nov. 2003, and NRAO's Very Large Array in Oct. 2004. 

Credit:

Hubble and Chandra: NASA, ESA, CXC, STScI, and B. McNamara (University of Waterloo)

Very Large Array Telescope Image Credit: NRAO, and L. Birzan and team (Ohio University)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0651b
Type:Observation
Release date:2 November 2006, 19:00
Size:5478 x 5494 px

About the Object

Name:MS 0735.6+742
Type:• Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
Distance:z=0.216 (redshift)


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