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News Release 163 of 958

June 16, 2011 09:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2011-18

Firestorm of Star Birth in the Active Galaxy Centaurus A

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Image: Compass and Scale Image of Centaurus A

Compass and Scale Image of Centaurus A

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Object Names: Centaurus A, Cen A, NGC 5128

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

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

Science Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration

Acknowledgment: R. O'Connell (University of Virginia) and the WFC3 Scientific Oversight Committee

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