Astronomy Picture of the Day (02/09/2018)

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Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Hubble Heritage Team

Astronomers have used NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope to photograph the iconic Horsehead Nebula in a new, infrared light to mark the 23rd anniversary of the famous observatory’s launch aboard the space shuttle Discovery on April 24, 1990.

 

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