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ESA / DIGITIZED SKY SURVEY 2 / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ESA / DIGITIZED SKY SURVEY 2 / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Wide field image of the region of the sky that contains the Sunburst Arc galaxy. The galaxy is almost 11 billion light-years from Earth. The Sunburst Arc gets it's name because light from the galaxy can be distorted into arcs, as seen from Earth, by gravitational lensing.
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