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Pune based scientists discover Extremely Large “Super Cluster” of Galaxies; Name it Saraswati

New Delhi: Pune-based Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) team of astronomers have discovered a super-cluster of galaxies as large as 20 million billion suns and named it Saraswati.

IUCAA said that it was one of the largest structures in this neighbourhood of the universe. It is 4000 million light years away from us and is 10 million years old. It extends over a scale of 600 million light years and may contain anywhere between a 1000-10,000 different galaxies within it.