Hubblecast 26: Exceptionally deep view of strange galaxy

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A spectacular new image of an unusual spiral galaxy in the Coma Galaxy Cluster has been created from data taken by the Advanced Camera for Surveys on the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. It reveals lots of new details of the galaxy, NGC 4921, as well as an extraordinary rich background of more remote galaxies stretching back to the early Universe.

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ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)
Visual design & Editing: Martin Kornmesser
Animations: Martin Kornmesser
Narration: Richard Hook
Web Technical Support: Lars Holm Nielsen & Raquel Yumi Shida
Written by: Lars Lindberg Christensen

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Release date:5 February 2009, 12:00
Related releases:heic0901
Duration:04m 39s

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