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October 21, 1998 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1998-28

Astronomers Unveil Colorful Hubble Photo Gallery


Image: Heritage Montage

Heritage Montage

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A vibrant celestial photo album of some of NASA Hubble Space Telescope's most stunning views of the universe is being unveiled today on the Internet. Called the Hubble Heritage Program, this technicolor gallery is being assembled by a team of astronomers at Hubble's science operations center, the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Md. The four images released today are (top row, left to right) spiral galaxy NGC 7742, Saturn, and (bottom row, left to right) the Sagittarius Star Cloud and the Bubble Nebula.

Object Names: NGC 7742, Bubble Nebula, Saturn, SGR-I

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA)


The above montage includes these images:

Black Hole-Powered Spiral Galaxy NGC 7742 Image Type: Astronomical Black Hole-Powered Spiral Galaxy NGC 7742PRC1998-28 Saturn in Natural Colors Image Type: Astronomical Saturn in Natural ColorsPRC1998-29 The Sagittarius Star Cloud: A Sky Full of Glittering Jewels Image Type: Astronomical The Sagittarius Star Cloud: A Sky Full of Glittering JewelsPRC1998-30 The Bubble Nebula (NGC 7635) Image Type: Astronomical The Bubble Nebula (NGC 7635)PRC1998-31

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