The Hubble telescope was launched on April 24, 1990, via the space shuttle Discovery from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.
The agency posted an image of the galaxy on its Instagram handle that showed two yellow orbs above an arc of light - painting a smiley in space.More news: Several Senators Caught On Video Bad Mouthing Assistant Coach
"Lower bow-shaped galaxy has a shape which is characteristic of gravitational lensing". The gravity of the nearby galaxies bends and magnifies the light coming from distant galaxies, making them look brighter and larger than they actually are.
Far away galaxies smiling back at Hubble. The powerful telescope captured this pic to understand how new stars are born in the Universe.
WFC3 is able to view distant galaxies at an unprecedented resolution - high enough to locate and study regions of star formation within them.More news: 10-year-old girl allegedly murders baby
This optical phenomenon took place due to the birth of a new star when she came out of a giant cloud of gas, the so-called stellar nurseries. But flight controllers were able to restore Hubble's optimal performance by switching to a backup gyroscope. It's important to study stellar formation within different galaxies to gain a richer context, which is why Hubble had its gaze fixed on a galaxy cluster.
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