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April 8, 2004 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2004-13

Hubble Sees Stars as Numerous as Grains of Sand in Nearby Galaxy


Video: NGC 300 Zoom Animation

Running Time: 39 seconds

Zoom from the Digitized Sky Survey of the spiral galaxy NGC 300 and dissolve into the Hubble's Advanced Camera for Surveys image of a section of the galaxy.

Animation Credit: NASA, Z. Levay and G. Bacon (STScI)