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News Release 728 of 959

April 1, 1997 12:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-1997-10

Hubble Tracks the Fading Optical Counterpart of a Gamma-Ray Burst

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Image: Close-up of Gamma Ray Burst 990123

Close-up of Gamma Ray Burst 990123

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A Close-Up of the Optical Transient shows both a point-like source (the bright emission) plus the extended emission (below and to the right) from what may be the distant host-galaxy

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