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News Release 152 of 955

September 15, 2011 12:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2011-27

Even Low-Mass Galaxies Can Harbor Supermassive Black Holes

Technical facts about this news release:

About the Object
Object Description: CANDELS Galaxies in the GOODS/HUDF Area
Position (J2000): R.A. 03h 32m 40s.0
Dec. -27° 48' 00"
Constellation: Fornax
About the Data
Data Description:

This image was created from HST data from proposals 12060: S. Faber (University of California, Santa Cruz) et al. and 9425: M. Giavalisco (University of Massachusettes) et al. The science team for this release is led by J. Trump (University of California, Santa Cruz) and the images were produced by A. Koekemoer (STScI). The CANDELS Team is led by S. Faber (University of California, Santa Cruz) and H. Ferguson (STScI).

Instrument/Filters:

ACS/WFC: F435W (B) F606W (V), F775W (i), and F850LP (z)
WFC3/IR: F125W (J) and F160W (H)

About the Image
Image Credit: NASA, ESA, A. Koekemoer (STScI), J. Trump, S. Faber (University
of California, Santa Cruz), H. Ferguson (STScI), and the CANDELS Team
Release Date: September 15, 2011