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April 27, 2006 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-18

Hubble Provides Spectacular Detail of a Comet's Breakup


Video still: Comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 - ACS - Fragment B (Annotated)

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April 18th, 2006

Credit: NASA, ESA, H. Weaver (JHU/APL), M. Mutchler and Z. Levay (STScI)