Hubble Snaps Rare Kaleidoscope Image of Distant 'Sunburst Arc'

The multiplying 'Sunburst Arc' galaxy is visible through an effect known as 'gravitational lensing.' The effect is a way for Hubble to study faraway objects that'd otherwise be too small and faint for it to observe.
Published: 2:43 AM PST November 8, 2019
Updated: 2:03 PM PST November 7, 2019