News Release Archive:

News Release 661 of 1051

April 24, 2001 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2001-12

By Popular Demand: Hubble Observes the Horsehead Nebula


Video: Zoom-in to the Horsehead Nebula

Running Time: 15 seconds

Credit: Akira Fujii ("Backyard" view of Orion constellation, NOAO field outlined)

Credit: Travis Rector, NOAO/AURA/NSF (Ground-based telescope view, WFPC2/Heritage field outlined NOAO 0.9m Telescope, Mosaic CCD Camera)

Credit: NASA, NOAO, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)(HST WFPC2)