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HFLS3

(very distant starburst galaxy)

HFLS3 (HFLS3) is a high-Redshift Starburst Galaxy with an extremely high Star Formation Rate (3000 solar masses per year) discovered in 2013 by Herschel. Its redshift of z = 6.34 places it at 880 million years Cosmic Time. It is 10-30 times more massive than previously known galaxies at its time.


(galaxy,starburst)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HFLS3
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
6.344.13Gpc13.46GlyHFLS3
Coordinates:HFLS3
1706478+584623

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