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What element is most of the visible universe made of?
Approximately 73% of the mass of the visible universe is in the form of hydrogen. Helium makes up about 25% of the mass, and everything else represents only 2%.
What is the universe made up of?
Composition. The universe is composed almost completely of dark energy, dark matter, and ordinary matter. Other contents are electromagnetic radiation (estimated to constitute from 0.005% to close to 0.01% of the total mass-energy of the universe) and antimatter.
What is the most view of the universe?
The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the farthest-ever view into the universe, a photo that reveals thousands of galaxies billions of light-years away. The picture, called eXtreme Deep Field, or XDF, combines 10 years of Hubble telescope views of one patch of sky.
How much of the universe is visible?
Only five percent of the universe is visible. What is the rest made up of?
What are the visible state of matter?
Four states of matter are observable in everyday life: solid, liquid, gas, and plasma.
How Far Can NASA see into space?
The farthest that Hubble has seen so far is about 10-15 billion light-years away. The farthest area looked at is called the Hubble Deep Field.
What makes up the most of the universe?
What makes up most of the Universe? (Beginner) For a long time, astronomers thought that almost all of the Universe was made of regular matter (called “baryonic matter”. It is the same kind of matter that makes up everything on earth and all the stars (protons, neutrons and electrons)).
What kind of mass can we see in the universe?
The mass that we can see is called “baryonic” matter. It is the planets, galaxies, gas clouds, and clusters. The mass that can’t be seen is called dark matter. There is also energy (light) that can be measured; interestingly, there’s also the so-called “dark energy.” and nobody has a very good idea of what that is.
How big is the universe compared to the observable universe?
Observable universe. There are also lower estimates claiming that the entire universe is in excess of 250 times larger than the observable universe and also higher estimates implying that the universe is at least 10 1010122 times larger than the observable universe.
What makes up a tiny part of the universe?
Stars and galaxies, such as the Andromeda Galaxy and our own Milky Way, only make up a tiny part of the mass of the universe. What else is there?.