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January 8, 2002 02:00 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2002-02

Stellar 'Fireworks Finale' Came First in the Young Universe

Technical facts about this news release:

About these Objects 
Object Name: Hubble Deep Field (HDF) Hubble Deep Field South (HDF-S)
Position (J2000): R.A. 12h 36m 49.5s
Dec. +62° 12' 58.0"
R.A. 22h 32m 56.0s
Dec. -60° 33' 00.0"
Constellation: Ursa Major Tucana
About the Data
Objects: HDF, HDF-S
Instruments: WFPC2 , NICMOS
Exposure Dates: All available HDF/HDF-S data from December 1995 to present.
Filters: F110W, F160W, F222M, F300W, F450W, F606W, F814W
About this Release 
Principal Astronomers:

K. Lanzetta (SUNY Stony Brook), H.-W. Chen (Carnigie Observatories), A. Fernandez-Soto (Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, Italy), S. Pascarelle and N. Yahata (SUNY Stony Brook)

Release Date: January 8, 2002