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News Release 46 of 1057

January 6, 2016 10:15 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2016-01

NASA's Spitzer, Hubble Find 'Twins' of Superstar Eta Carinae in Other Galaxies


Image: M83 (HST)

M83 (HST)

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Object Name: M83

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI/AURA)

Acknowledgment: NASA, ESA, and R. Khan (GSFC and ORAU)


The above image is part of a montage:

Montage Image: Location of Eta Car Analog Stars in Nearby Galaxies Image Type: Astronomical/Annotated Location of Eta Car Analog Stars in Nearby Galaxies M51 (HST) Image Type: Astronomical M51 (HST) M101 (HST) Image Type: Astronomical M101 (HST) NGC 6946 (HST, Subaru) Image Type: Astronomical NGC 6946 (HST, Subaru)

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