Hubble Telescope Rumored to Have Captured “Largest Picture Ever”

January 20, 2015 3:55 PM

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Hubble Telescope Rumored to Have Captured “Largest Picture Ever”

A huge, high definition panorama was captured by the Hubble Space Telescope and is touted as the largest picture ever taken, which shows Andromeda in unprecedented detail, displaying over 100 million sole stars and traversing a 48,000 light-year-long stretch of the galaxy.

The panorama is a titanic 1.5 billion-pixel image which needs more than 4 GB of disk space to be installed and consists of 411 individual Hubble images. Plus, it is the sharpest large-scale composite of Andromeda image ever capture, according to the space agency NASA, with more than 100 million star...

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