Galaxy M100 Comparison of Hubble WFPC1 to WFC3

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Duration: 10 seconds

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of NASA's first astronaut mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope, this video compares the blurry, pre-servicing image taken with Hubble's Wide Field/Planetary Camera 1 in 1993, to an image taken in 2009 with Hubble's newer, Wide Field Camera 3 instrument, installed during the last astronaut servicing mission to the space telescope.


Tags
Galaxies, GIF, HD Video, Scientific Visualizations, Spiral Galaxies

Credits

NASA, ESA, J. DePasquale (STScI), and Judy Schmidt

Publication: December 4, 2018


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