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November 29, 2012 09:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2012-47

A Multi-Wavelength View of Radio Galaxy Hercules A

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Image: VLA Radio Image of Hercules A (3C 348)

VLA Radio Image of Hercules A (3C 348)

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This VLA radio composite image shows the active galaxy 3C 348, also known as Hercules A. The VLA data, which record frequencies from 4-9 GHz, were taken in 2010-2011.

Object Names: Hercules A, Herc A, 3C 348

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF)

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