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September 19, 2012 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2012-31

NASA Telescopes Spy Ultra-Distant Galaxy Amidst Cosmic 'Dark Ages'


Image: Location of Galaxy Candidate MACS1149-JD

Location of Galaxy Candidate MACS1149-JD

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Object Name: MACS1149-JD

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, W. Zheng (JHU), M. Postman (STScI), and the CLASH Team


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Montage Image: A Glimmer from a Dark Cosmic Era Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated A Glimmer from a Dark Cosmic EraPRC2012-31a Galaxy Cluster MACS J1149+2223 Image Type: Astronomical Galaxy Cluster MACS J1149+2223 Galaxy Candidate MACS1149-JD Closeup Image Type: Astronomical Galaxy Candidate MACS1149-JD Closeup

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