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June 22, 2005 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2005-10

Elusive Planet Reshapes a Ring Around Neighboring Star

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Image: Fomalhaut Ring System - Size Comparison with Solar System

Fomalhaut Ring System - Size Comparison with Solar System

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A bird's-eye comparison of the Fomalhaut ring with our solar system. In this graphic, Fomalhaut's ring, about 25 billion miles across its inner diameter, is compared with our inner and outer solar system.

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Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA and A. Feild (STScI)

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