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April 26, 2021

Quasar J0313–1806 as it appeared only 670 million years after the Big Bang

Artist's conception of quasar J0313–1806, seen as it appeared only 670 million years after the Big Bang.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grants AST 1515115, AST 1908284 and AST 1907290.]

Learn more about this research in the NRAO news story Quasar discovery sets new distance record. (Date of image: 2021; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: April 26, 2021)

Credit: NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/J. da Silva

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