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Carina Nebula, NGC 3372
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This image, released for Hubble's 17th anniversary, shows a region of star birth and death in the Carina Nebula. The nebula contains at least a dozen brilliant stars that are 50 to 100 times the mass of our Sun.
Credit for Hubble Image: NASA, ESA, N. Smith (University of California, Berkeley), and The Hubble Heritage
Credit for CTIO Image: N. Smith (University of California, Berkeley) and NOAO/AURA/NSF
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