Binary L Dwarf Kelu-1 (HST July 31, 2005)
Kelu-1 AB, Kelu
61 light-years (18.7 parsecs)
This image was created from HST data from proposals 7952: E. Martin (Institute for Astrophysics, Canary Islands) and G. Basri (University of California, Berkeley); and 10208: W. Brandner, E. Masciadri, and V. Joergens (Max-Planck-Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg), R. Koehler (Heidelberg-Königstuhl State Observatory, Heidelberg), M. Kasper (European Southern Observatory, Germany), and H. Bouy (Institute for Astrophysics, Canary Islands). M. Stumpf, of the Max-Planck-Institute for Astronomy in Heidelberg, is also on the science team.