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Most Remote Mature Cluster of Galaxies Yet Found

Caption: This image is a composite of very long exposures taken with ESOís Very Large Telescope in Chile and the NAOJís Subaru telescope on Hawaii. Most of the visible objects are very faint and distant galaxies. The clump of faint red objects to the right of center is the most remote mature cluster of galaxies yet found.

Credit: ESO/R. Gobat et al.

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