Galaxy Cluster Abell 3266

Galaxy Cluster Abell 3266 |  This image of galaxy cluster Abell 3266 was taken using the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph (GMOS) instrument on the Gemini South telescope on Cerro Pachón, Chile, in July 2005. The image was obtained by the NOAO Fundamental Plane Survey team as part of follow-up observations in support of their spectroscopic data from Kitt Peak National Observatory and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory. NOAO Press Release 05-08

Image Credit: Michael Hudson and Russell Smith (University of Waterloo) and Gemini Observatory