• Karen Klamczynski

New Hubble Gallery of Messier Catalog


Last week, the Hubble Space Telescope Mission released a gallery of images of Messier objects. The gallery includes old and new HST imagery as well as eight never-before-released Hubble images.

HST has not imaged all 110 catalog objects; as of September 2017, it had targeted 93 of them. Hubble's views can capture astounding clarity and detailed areas of the famous collection.

NASA Press release: https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2017/new-hubble-gallery-features-objects-from-popular-not-a-comet-messier-catalog

Hubble Messier Catalog: https://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/hubble-s-messier-catalog

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