Astronomers working with the Hubble Space Telescope have taken the deepest-ever view of the Universe. Above the deepest image of the Cosmos ever made, with a total of over two million seconds of exposure time. Image credit: NASA, ESA, G. Illingworth, D. Magee, and P. Oesch (University of California, Santa Cruz), R. Bouwens (Leiden University), and the HUDF09 Team Watch the video…
This new Hubble eXtreme Deep Field (XDF) image going 13.2 billion years back in time, and contains about 5,500 galaxies, in a much smaller field of view than previous surveys. The faintest galaxies are one ten-billionth the brightness that the unaided human eye can see!
An animation of the new Hubble XDF, which took 10 years to assemble.