Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey (GOODS)
Ssc2011 10a2

Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / STScI-ESA / B. Weiner (Univ. of Arizona)

Observation • December 21st, 2011 • ssc2011-10a2


This Hubble image shows a field of galaxies, known as the Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey, or GOODS. Visible light taken by its Advanced Camera for Surveys instrument at 0.6 and 0.9 microns is blue and green, respectively, while infrared light captured by Hubble's new Wide Field Camera 3 at 1.6 microns is red.

About the Object

Cosmology > Morphology > Deep Field
Galaxy > Grouping

Color Mapping

Band Wavelength Telescope
Optical 605 nm Hubble ACS
Infrared 850 nm Hubble ACS
Infrared 1.6 ┬Ám Hubble WFC3