The most detailed 3D map of space shows 7.5 million galaxies

Thanks to a spectroscopic instrument, the most detailed three-dimensional map of space showing 7.5 million galaxies has been published.

The map was published on January 13 by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California. This map is the result of the first seven months of exploration of the universe, using a spectroscopic instrument.

The map maintains the view from planet Earth to the constellation Virgo, slowly approaching the constellation Volar.

Astrophysicist Julien Guy has suggested that it is possible to see an imprint of the history of the expansion of space. This is just the beginning of the work of this laboratory which will publish data on millions of new galaxies every month.

When the research is completed, and it is planned for 2026, the map should contain 35 million galaxies. This will make a lot of important data available to astronauts for further research.

The data will help to understand the mysterious dark energy that is believed to make up 70% of the universe and that it is the cause of the expansion of space.

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