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November 15, 2012 01:00 PM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2012-36

NASA Great Observatories Find Candidate for Most Distant Galaxy Yet Known


Image: Lensed Object MACS0647-JD

Lensed Object MACS0647-JD

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Object Names: MACS J0647+7015, MACS0647-JD

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, M. Postman and D. Coe (STScI), and the CLASH Team


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Montage Image: Distant Galaxy Lensed by Cluster MACS J0647 Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Distant Galaxy Lensed by Cluster MACS J0647PRC2012-36a Galaxy Cluster MACS J0647 Image Type: Astronomical Galaxy Cluster MACS J0647

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