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May 1, 2014 01:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2014-21

Hubble Astronomers Check the Prescription of a Cosmic Lens

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Image: Galaxy Cluster MACS J1720.2+3536

Galaxy Cluster MACS J1720.2+3536

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Object Names: Supernova SCP/SN-L2, SN CL012Car, Caracalla, MACS J1720.2+3536

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, S. Perlmutter (UC Berkeley, LBNL), A. Koekemoer (STScI), M. Postman (STScI), A. Riess (STScI/JHU), J. Nordin (LBNL, UC Berkeley), D. Rubin (Florida State University), and C. McCully (Rutgers University)

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Montage Image: Remote Supernova Magnified by Massive Galaxy Cluster MACSJ1720 Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Remote Supernova Magnified by Massive Galaxy Cluster MACSJ1720PRC2014-21a Supernova SCP/SN-L2, SN CL012Car, Caracalla (Before Outburst) Image Type: Astronomical Supernova SCP/SN-L2, SN CL012Car, Caracalla (Before Outburst) Supernova SCP/SN-L2, SN CL012Car, Caracalla (After Outburst) Image Type: Astronomical Supernova SCP/SN-L2, SN CL012Car, Caracalla (After Outburst)

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