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July 22, 2010 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2010-19

Hyperfast Star Was Booted from Milky Way


Image: Location of Hypervelocity Star HE 0437-5439

Location of Hypervelocity Star HE 0437-5439

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Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

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

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Fujii


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