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News Release 679 of 967

October 8, 1998 11:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1998-32

Hubble Goes to the Limit In Search Of Farthest Galaxies

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Image: NICMOS Galaxy Candidate

NICMOS Galaxy Candidate

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Close-up view of candidate object which may be over 12 billion light-years away

 

Object Name: HDF-N

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: Rodger I. Thompson (University of Arizona) and NASA

 

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Montage Image: NICMOS: More Than 300 Faint Galaxies Image Type: Astronomical NICMOS: More Than 300 Faint GalaxiesPRC1998-32a NICMOS Image of Faint Galaxies Image Type: Astronomical NICMOS Image of Faint Galaxies NICMOS Galaxy Candidate Image Type: Astronomical NICMOS Galaxy Candidate

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