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Digital Universe

The Digital Universe, developed by the American Museum of Natural History’s Hayden Planetarium, incorporates data from dozens of organizations worldwide to create the most complete and accurate 3-D atlas of the Universe from the local solar neighborhood out to the edge of the observable Universe.

DU Tully Wide Sloan Galaxies

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General information about the Digital Universe Atlas.

Milky Way with Constellation Lines

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Download the free version of the Digital Universe.

Space Station Over Earth


Where to see the Digital universe in the Museum, and around the globe.


Reference List


Browse popular articles and academic papers on the Digital Universe Atlas.


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How to seek help with the Digital Universe with links to guides and email contacts.

American Museum of Natural History

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New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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