A1703 zD6

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A1703 zD6 was reported as being a candidate for being a strongly lensed Lyman-break galaxy, within a 2012 publication by L.D.Bradley and others, within The Astrophysical Journal.[1] It has a redshift of 7 (a light travel time of 12.9 billion years), and its J2000 coordinates are 13 15 01.0 +51 50 04. It is located in the Canes Venatici constellation.

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  1. ^ L.D.Bradley et al. - Through the Looking Glass: Bright, Highly Magnified Galaxy Candidates at z ~ 7 behind A1703 The Astrophysical Journal (Impact Factor: 5.99). 02/2012; 747(1):3. DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/747/1/3 [Retrieved 2015-11-02]