Comparative View of Galaxy's Stellar Populations

The underlying disk structure, containing older stars, is seen clearly in this infrared Deep Field image taken with Hubble's Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer(NICMOS) in January 1998.

Credit:

Rodger I. Thompson (University of Arizona), and NASA/ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:opo9832h
Release date:8 October 1998, 17:00
Size:300 x 300 px

About the Object

Name:HDF, Hubble Deep Field, Ursa Major
Type:• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
• X - Cosmology Images/Videos


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