Astronomers Create 46 Billion Pixel Mosaic Image of Milky Way

The newly-released photographic mosaic of our Galaxy is the largest astronomical image ever created, according to a team of astronomers from Germany and Chile. The digital mosaic contains 46 billion pixels and is available on a web site named, which was started by Prof. Rolf Chini of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) and his colleagues. [...] —> Read More