Color composite image of the Subaru XMM-Newton Deep Survey Field.
Left panels: Close-ups SXDF-NB1006-2, a galaxy at z=7.213, or 12.91 billion light-years away.
Right panel: The red galaxy at the center of the image is SXDF-NB1006-2.
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