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July 24, 2009 03:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2009-23

Hubble Captures Rare Jupiter Collision


Image: Closeup of New Dark Spot on Jupiter

Closeup of New Dark Spot on Jupiter

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Closeup view of the new dark spot on Jupiter taken with Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3 on July 23, 2009.

Object Name: Jupiter

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, H. Hammel (Space Science Institute, Boulder, Colo.), and the Jupiter Impact Team


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Montage Image: Hubble Views New Dark Spot on Jupiter Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Hubble Views New Dark Spot on JupiterPRC2009-23 Hubble View of Jupiter Image Type: Astronomical Hubble View of Jupiter

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