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News Release 963 of 966

August 13, 1990 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1990-09

Hubble Space Telescope Photographs Extragalactical Stellar Nursery

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Image: Star Cluster R136 - ESO 2.2m Telescope

Star Cluster R136 - ESO 2.2m TelescopeSTScI-PRC1990-31

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This is a 2.7 x 2.7 arcminute view of star cluster R136 as seen from a ground-based telescope under exceptional observing conditions. Star images are as small as 0.6 arcsecond.

Object Name: R136

Image Type: Astronomical

Image Credit: G. Meylan and ESO

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The above image is part of a montage:

Montage Image: HST and Ground-Based Telescope Photo of 30 Doradus Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration HST and Ground-Based Telescope Photo of 30 DoradusPRC1990-09a Star Cluster R136 Image Type: Astronomical Star Cluster R136PRC1990-33 Star Cluster R136 - Wide Field/Planetary Camera Image Type: Astronomical Star Cluster R136 - Wide Field/Planetary CameraPRC1990-32

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