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LMC Distance Discrepancy

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Astronomers suggest a resolution to a small discrepancy in the distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud. This resolution bolsters the cornerstone of the extragalactic distance scale which in turn provides a more consistent big bang creation model.

M. Salaris, et al, “The Distance to the Large Magellanic Cloud Cluster NGC 1866 and the Surrounding Field,” Astrophysical Journal, 588 (2003), pp. 801-804

RTB article: Facts for Faith articles on the big bang

RTB book: The Creator and the Cosmos, third edition

Subjects: Big Bang

Dr. Hugh Ross

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