The Spring Sky
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Our Night Sky
Taught by Professor Edward M. Murphy | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course, The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
The spring sky opens the view into intergalactic space perpendicular to the plane of the Milky Way. Among the objects visible are the immensely rich galaxy clusters in Virgo and Coma Berenices, which are many millions of light-years distant and can be seen with small and moderate telescopes.