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January 7, 2009 12:20 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2009-03

Hubble Finds Stars That 'Go Ballistic'

Technical facts about this news release:

About the Object
Description Stellar Bow Shocks
About the Data
Instrument: ACS
Exposure Date(s): October 2005 and July 2006
Filters: F606W (V) and F814W (I)
Science Team These images were created from HST archival data. The science team is led by R. Sahai (NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory; HST Archival Proposal 10681).
About the Release
Release Credit: NASA, ESA, and R. Sahai (NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Release Date: January 7, 2009