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News Release 383 of 964

April 24, 2006 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-14

Happy Sweet Sixteen, Hubble Telescope!

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Image: M82 Chandra: X-ray

M82 Chandra: X-ray

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Composite image of the active galaxy M82 from x-ray observations by Chandra X-Ray Observatory in three energy bands coded in red (lowest energy x-ray photons), green, and blue (highest energy).

Object Names: M82, NGC 3034

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA/CXC/JHU/D.Strickland

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