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News Release 138 of 1051

November 21, 2013 10:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2013-53

Infant Galaxies Merging Near 'Cosmic Dawn'


Image: Himiko (Hubble View)

Himiko (Hubble View)

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Object Name: Himiko

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, ESO, NRAO, NAOJ, JAO, M. Ouchi (University of Tokyo), R. Ellis (California Institute of Technology), Y. Ono (University of Tokyo), K. Nakanishi (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI) and Joint ALMA Observatory), K. Kohno and R. Momose (University of Tokyo), Y. Kurono (Joint ALMA Observatory), M. Ashby (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astronomy), K. Shimasaku (University of Tokyo), S. Willner and G. Fazio (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics), Y. Tamura (University of Tokyo), and D. Iono (National Astronomical Observatory of Japan)


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