Zoom on MACS 1206
This video zooms in on galaxy cluster MACS J1206.2-0847 (or MACS 1206 for short). The cluster has been observed by Hubble as part of CLASH (Cluster Lensing and Supernova survey with Hubble), a major programme to observe galaxy clusters whose gravity bends and distorts light passing through them.
NASA, ESA, Digitzed Sky Survey 2, M. Postman (STScI) and the CLASH Survey Team. Music: John Dyson (from the album Moonwind)
About the Video
|Release date:||13 October 2011, 15:00|
About the Object
|Type:||• Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster|
• Cosmology Images/Videos