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April 24, 2006 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-14

Happy Sweet Sixteen, Hubble Telescope!


Image: Hydrogen Plume in M82

Hydrogen Plume in M82

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Plumes of gas and dust amid a field of numerous faint, resolved stars blown from the central regions of M82 into the outer "suburbs."

Object Names: M82, NGC 3034

Image Type: Astronomical

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


The above image is part of a montage:

Montage Image: Active Galaxy M82 Details Image Type: Astronomical Active Galaxy M82 DetailsPRC2006-14b Disk of M82 Image Type: Astronomical Disk of M82 Nucleus of M82 Image Type: Astronomical Nucleus of M82

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