Release 1048 of 1,057
First ESA Faint Object Camera Science Images Pluto - the "Double Planet"
Release date: Oct 4, 1990 12:00 AM (EDT)

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has obtained the clearest pictures ever of our solar system's most distant and enigmatic object: the planet Pluto. The observations were made with the European Space Agency's Faint Object Camera.