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News Release 329 of 1049

April 14, 2009 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2009-16

Hubble Witnesses Spectacular Flaring in Gas Jet from M87's Black Hole


Image: Compass and Scale Image of M87 Jet

Compass and Scale Image of M87 Jet

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Object Name: M87

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI)

Credit: NASA, ESA, and J. Madrid (McMaster University)


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