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News Release 99 of 131

November 10, 1998 12:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-1998-40

Leonid Meteor Storm Won't Deter Hubble from Space Observations

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Image: HST'S Orientation and Viewing Target During Leonid Meteor Shower

HST'S Orientation and Viewing Target During Leonid Meteor Shower

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ABOUT THIS IMAGE:

During the Leonid meteor shower, while the Hubble Space Telescope is pointed away from the oncoming meteors, it will view a distant quasar in this target area.

Image Type: Illustration

Credit: STScI