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July 12, 2006 05:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-36

Hubble's Advanced Camera for Surveys Resumes Exploring the Universe

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About the Object
Object Description: Cluster of Galaxies with Recent Supernova
Position (J2000): R.A. 22h 15m 58s.68
Dec. -17° 38' 0".3
Constellation: Aquarius
Distance: The supernova has a redshift of z = 1.2.
About the Data
Data Description: The Hubble image was created from HST data from proposal 10496: S. Perlmutter (University of California, Berkeley), A. Fruchter (STScI), D. Gilbank (University of Toronto), M. Gladders (Carnegie Institution of Washington), G. Goldhaber (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), A. Gonzalez (University of Florida), A. Goobar (Stockholm University), H. Hoekstra (University of Victoria), I. Hook (University of Oxford), B. Jannuzi (National Optical Astronomy Observatories, AURA), N. Kashikawa (National Astronomical Observatory of Japan), M. Kowalski and N. Kuznetsova (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), C. Lidman (European Southern Observatory, Chile), E. Linder (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), L. Lubin (University of California, Davis ), R. Miquel (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), C. Mullis (University of (Michigan), N. Panagia (STScI, ESA), M. Postman (STScI), J. Rhodes (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), P. Rosati (European Southern Observatory, Germany), D. Schlegel and A. Spadafora (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), S.A. Stanford (University of California, Davis), V. Stanishev (Stockholm University), D. Stern (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), L. Wang (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), N. Yasuda (University of Tokyo, Institute of Cosmic Ray Research), H. Yee (University of Toronto), G. Aldering (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), L.F. Barrientos (Universidad Catolica de Chile), M. Brodwin (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), K. Dawson (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), A. Dey (National Optical Astronomy Observatories, AURA), M. Doi (University of Tokyo, Institute of Astronomy), M. Donahue (Michigan State University), P. Eisenhardt (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), E. Ellingson (University of Colorado, Boulder), and V. Fadeyev (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).
Instrument: ACS
Exposure Date(s): April 24, 2006; July 5, 2006
Filters: F775W(i)
About the Image
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, S. Perlmutter (University of California, Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), and the HST Cluster Supernova Collaboration
Release Date: July 12, 2006