Deepest View Ever of the Universe

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…

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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.

via universetoday