Asset Publisher

Hubble Pinpoints Distant Supernovae

Hubble Pinpoints Distant Supernovae


Depicts: SN 1997cj
Copyright: Peter Garnavich, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the High-z Supernova Search Team, and NASA

These Hubble Space Telescope images pinpoint three distant supernovae, which exploded and died billions of years ago. Scientists are using these faraway light sources to estimate if the universe was expanding at a faster rate long ago and is now slowing down.
Last Update: 1 September 2019
23-Jun-2024 00:38 UT

ShortUrl Portlet

Shortcut URL

https://sci.esa.int/s/A23XNQw

Also Available As

Related Images

Related Videos

Caption & Press Release

Related Publications

Related Links

See Also

Documentation