Artist’s impression of a protocluster forming in the early Universe (Fulldome)

This video shows an artist’s impression of the formation of a galaxy cluster in the early Universe. The galaxies are vigorously forming new stars and interacting with each other. Such a scene closely resembles the Spiderweb Galaxy (formally known as MRC 1138-262) and its surroundings, which is one of the best-studied protoclusters.


ESO/M. Kornmesser/Theofanis Matsopoulos

O filmie

Data publikacji:14 listopada 2014 11:59
Powiązane komunikaty:eso1431
Czas trwania:20 s
Frame rate:30 fps

O obiekcie

Nazwa:Spiderweb Galaxy
Typ:Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster

Dla planetariów

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