Zooming in on Abell 315

This video zooms on the cluster of galaxies Abell 315, located in between the faint, red and blue galaxies and the Earth, about two billion light-years away from us. It lies in the constellation of Cetus.

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ESO/ Digitized Sky Survey 2. Music: John Dyson (from the album "Moonwind")

About the Video

Id:eso1019a
Release date:5 May 2010, 12:00
Related releases:eso1019
Duration:56 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Abell 315
Type:Early Universe : Galaxy : Grouping : Cluster
Category:Galaxy Clusters

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