Panning across DDO 68

This video pans over NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observations of dwarf galaxy DDO 68.

This ragged collection of stars and gas clouds looks at first glance like a recently-formed galaxy in our own cosmic neighbourhood. But, is it really as young as it looks?

Credit:

NASA, ESA

Acknowledgement: A. Aloisi (Space Telescope Science Institute)

About the Video

Id:heic1421b
Release date:25 September 2014, 16:00
Related releases:heic1421
Duration:56 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:DDO 68
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy : Size : Dwarf
Category:Galaxies

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