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June 26, 1996 04:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1996-24

Findings from Hubble Deep Field Hone in on Distant Galaxies

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Image: Image of a Distant Galaxy Candidate in the Hubble Deep Field

Image of a Distant Galaxy Candidate in the Hubble Deep FieldSTScI-PRC1996-24b

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Small portion of the Hubble Deep Field image — the deepest view of the universe taken with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. Arrow points to a very faint galaxy that appears to be more distant than any known previously. Other galaxies in the image are at smaller distances.

Object Name: HDF-N

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Credit: K. Lanzetta and A. Yahil (SUNY) and NASA

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