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News Release 779 of 1048

February 10, 1998 12:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-1998-08

Shock Wave Sheds New Light on Fading Supernova


Image: STIS spectrum showing interaction regions

STIS spectrum showing interaction regions

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Object Name: SN 1987A

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Credit: P. Garnavich * R. Kirshner (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)


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