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June 26, 2012 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2012-19

NASA's Hubble Spots Rare Gravitational Arc from Distant, Hefty Galaxy Cluster


Image: Galaxy Cluster IDCS J1426.5+3508

Galaxy Cluster IDCS J1426.5+3508

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Object Name: IDCS J1426.5+3508

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Gonzalez (University of Florida, Gainesville), A. Stanford (University of California, Davis and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory), and M. Brodwin (University of Missouri-Kansas City and Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)


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Montage Image: Galaxy Cluster IDCS J1426.5+3508 and Giant Arc Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Galaxy Cluster IDCS J1426.5+3508 and Giant ArcPRC2012-19a Giant Gravitational Arc Image Type: Astronomical Giant Gravitational Arc

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