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August 29, 2006 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-30

Cassiopeia A - The Colorful Aftermath of a Violent Stellar Death

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Image: Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A - March 2004

Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A - March 2004

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Image of the supernova remnant Cassiopeia A (Cas A) taken with the Hubble Space Telescope Advanced Camera for Surveys in March 2004.

Object Name: Cassipopeia A

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration

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