Galaxy Cluster Abell 520 (CFHT and HST)
The natural-colour image of the galaxies was taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope in Hawaii.
Abell 520 formed from a violent collision of massive galaxy clusters and resides 2.4 billion light-years away.
About the Image
|Release date:||23 March 2012, 16:31|
|Size:||2734 x 1758 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster|
• Cosmology Images/Videos
|Distance:||2 billion light years|