ALMA observation of distant galaxy MACS 1149-JD1

This image shows the very distant galaxy MACS1149-JD1, seen as it was 13.3 billion years ago and observed with ALMA.

Credit:

ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO), Hashimoto et al.

About the Image

Id:eso1815c
Type:Observation
Release date:16 May 2018, 19:00
Related releases:eso1815
Size:1106 x 1106 px

About the Object

Name:MACS1149-JD1
Type:Early Universe : Galaxy
Constellation:Leo
Category:Cosmology
Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):11 49 33.59
Position (Dec):22° 24' 45.64"
Field of view:0.08 x 0.08 arcminutes
Orientation:North is -0.0° left of vertical

Colours & filters

BandWavelengthTelescope
Millimeter
OIII Z=9.1096
88 μmAtacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
Band 7

 

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