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November 23, 1998 03:00 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-1998-41

The Universe "Down Under" is the Latest Target for Hubble's Latest Deep-View


Video: "Zoom" into the Hubble Deep Field from a Wide View of the Sky

Running Time: 14 seconds

The Hubble Deep Field South penetrates deep into a very small patch of the sky near the southern constellation Tucana. The ZOOM represents the Hubble looking at the distant universe to uncover thousands of never-before-seen galaxies.

Credits: 1. Photo, Akira Fujii, courtesy Sky and Telescope Magazine 2. Digitized Sky Survey, STScI, Anglo-Australian Telescope Board 3. J. Gardner, (NOAO), Cerro-Tololo Interamerican Observatory 4. HST/WFPC 2, R. Williams, The HDF-South Team and NASA

Animation: Ed Weibe and Zolt Levay, (STScI)

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