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October 25, 2007 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2007-39

Hubble Spies Shells of Sparkling Stars Around Quasar

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Image: Quasar MC2 1635+119

Quasar MC2 1635+119

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Object Names: MC2 1635+119, MC2 1635+11.9

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, and G. Canalizo (University of California, Riverside)

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Montage Image: Shells of Stars Ring Quasar in Giant Elliptical Galaxy Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Shells of Stars Ring Quasar in Giant Elliptical GalaxyPRC2007-39 Quasar MC2 1635+119 and Host Galaxy Image Type: Astronomical Quasar MC2 1635+119 and Host Galaxy Quasar MC2 1635+119 (Enhanced) Image Type: Astronomical Quasar MC2 1635+119 (Enhanced)

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