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November 9, 1999 01:00 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-1999-42

The Trifid Nebula: Stellar Sibling Rivalry

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Image: Trifid Nebula

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Ground (Palomar) image of the Trifid Nebula with location of WFPC2 field

Object Name: Trifid Nebula

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: Jeff Hester (Arizona State University)

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