View Full Version : Hubble Offers a Clear View of a Quasar

2005-Sep-16, 10:17 AM
SUMMARY: The Hubble Space Telescope has provided the clearest view of nearby Quasar 3C 273 ever taken in visible light. The image was taken by using the newly installed Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS), which is able to block the brightest light to show the dimmer parts of the object. Features in the galaxy surrounding the central quasar are clearly visible.

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