A zoom into the gravitational lens 0038+4133

Loading player...

This video zooms into a gravitational lens named 0038+4133, an Eistein ring. An Einstein ring is a complete circle image of a background galaxy, which is formed when the background galaxy, a massive, foreground galaxy, and the Hubble Space Telescope are all aligned perfectly.

Credit:

ESA/Hubble (M. Kornmesser & L. L. Christensen)

About the Video

Id:heic0806a
Release date:19 February 2008, 15:00
Related releases:heic0806
Duration:53s

About the Object

Type:• X - Hubble Images Videos
• X - Galaxies Images/Videos
• X - Cosmology Images/Videos
• X - HD Videos

HD

HD & Apple TV
30.7 MB
Full HD 1080p
50.0 MB

Large

Large QT
14.4 MB

Medium

Video Podcast
8.9 MB
Medium MPEG-1
24.9 MB
Medium Flash
11.9 MB

Small

Small Flash
5.6 MB
Small QT
3.4 MB

For Broadcasters

Broadcast SD
300.4 MB

Also see our