About the Image
- NASA, ESA/JPL-Caltech/R. Windhorst (ASU) and H. Yan (SSC, Caltech)
About the Object
- HUDF-JD2 • UDF033238.74-274839.9
- Cosmology > Morphology > Deep Field
- 12,800,000,000 Light Years
|Optical||440 nm||Hubble ACS|
|Optical||550 nm||Hubble ACS|
|Optical||700 nm||Hubble ACS|
- Colors are approximate
- Position (undefined)
- RA = 3h 32m 28.7s
- Dec = -26° 11' 20.1"
- Field of View
- 0.0 x 0.0 arcminutes
- North is up
Hubble Ultra Deep Field
This is the deepest image of the universe ever made at optical and near-infrared wavelengths. A galaxy, named HUDF-JD2, was pinpointed among approximately 10,000 others in this small area of sky called the Hubble Ultra Deep Field. Using data from NASA's Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes, this galaxy was identifed as one of the most massive distant galaxies ever seen.
This image is a false-color composite of Hubble/ACS visible-light data with B-band data colored blue, V-band data colored green, and R-band data represented as red.
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