Supernova 1987a, January 2017

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This view of Supernova 1987a and the rings around it was obtained by the Hubble Space Telescope in January 2017.

 

Credit: NASA, ESA, R. Kirshner (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation), and M. Mutchler and R. Avila (STScI)

 

For more information: http://hubblesite.org/image/3987/news_release/2017-08

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