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Astronomy Printshop: Step 2 – Save Your File – Flash from Star V838 Monocerotis "Echoes" Through Space

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Flash from Star V838 Monocerotis "Echoes" Through Space

About This Image

The red supergiant star in the center of this image brightened suddenly for several weeks in 2002, illuminating dust that may have been ejected from the star during a previous explosion. Learn more in NewsCenter HubbleSite's NewsCenter is the place to find the story behind this image, along with its original news release and all related images.

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