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October 7, 2002 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2002-17

Hubble Spots an Icy World Far Beyond Pluto

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Image: ACS Images of KBO "Quaoar"

ACS Images of KBO "Quaoar"

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Composite of 16 separate exposures resulting in the trail of the KBO against the sky.

Object Names: 2002 LM60, Quaoar

Image Type: Astronomical

Science Credit: NASA and M. Brown (Caltech)

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