Zoom on NGC 1052-DF2

This video zooms in from a view of the night sky, through the constellation of Cetus (the Whale), to end on the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope observations of the ultra diffuse galaxy NGC 1052-DF2. This is the first galaxy to be found to not have dark matter.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble, Digitized Sky Survey, Nick Risinger (skysurvey.org)
Music: Astral Electronic

About the Video

Id:heic1806a
Release date:28 March 2018, 19:00
Related releases:heic1806
Duration:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:NGC 1052-DF2
Type:Local Universe : Galaxy
Category:Galaxies

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