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July 23, 1994 12:00 AM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-1994-37

"Bruised" Jupiter as Seen on Last Day of Comet Impacts

July 23, 1994: A natural color NASA Hubble Space Telescope view of the full disk of the giant planet Jupiter shows numerous comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 impact sites as seen on July 22, 1994.

Credit: Hubble Space Telecope Comet Team and NASA