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July 17, 1994 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1994-30

Hubble Sees Comet Fireball on Limb of Jupiter

July 17, 1994: Sequence of images showing evidence for a plume near the terminator of Jupiter at the time of comet P/Shoemaker-Levy 9's fragment A impact with Jupiter in July 1994.

Credit: NASA, STScI