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March 22, 2009 02:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2009-13

Hubble Uncovers an Unusual Stellar Progenitor to a Supernova

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Image: 2007 HST WFPC2 Image of Region Near SN 2005gl -- Progenitor is Gone.

2007 HST WFPC2 Image of Region Near SN 2005gl -- Progenitor is Gone.

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Object Name: SN 2005gl

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Gal-Yam (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)

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Montage Image: Hubble Finds Rare Progenitor to a Supernova Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Hubble Finds Rare Progenitor to a SupernovaPRC2009-13 Ground-based Image of NGC 266 with SN 2005gl Image Type: Astronomical Ground-based Image of NGC 266 with SN 2005gl 1997 HST WFPC2 Image of Progenitor Star of SN 2005gl Image Type: Astronomical 1997 HST WFPC2 Image of Progenitor Star of SN 2005gl 2005 Keck Adaptive Optics Image of SN 2005gl in NGC 266 Image Type: Astronomical 2005 Keck Adaptive Optics Image of SN 2005gl in NGC 266

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