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News Release 674 of 1051

December 6, 2000 01:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2000-36

Ghostly Reflections in the Pleiades


Video: Zoom-in to the Pleiades

Running Time: 13 seconds

Animation Credit: STScI AVL

Image Credits: Terence Dickinson (backyard view of the Pleiades with Jupiter, Saturn and Hyades); STScI Digitized Sky Survey; Chuck Vaughn (amateur astrophotographer -- 85-minute exposure taken with a 12.5" f/9 Ritchey-Chretien telescope); The Hubble Heritage Team (NASA, STScI/AURA)