Hubble Space Telescope, artwork

Hubble Space Telescope, artwork

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This image is part of the feature Hubble Space Telescope 25th Anniversary
This image is part of the feature 25 Years Of The Hubble Space Telescope

Credit: DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Hubble Space Telescope (HST) in Earth orbit, artwork. The Milky Way is in the background. The HST is an astronomical satellite in orbit around Earth. It observes stars, galaxies and other astronomical objects. It measures wavelengths in a range of the electromagnetic spectrum that covers infrared, ultraviolet and visible light. This information enables astronomers to determine the physical characteristics of distant objects. HST was launched by the Space Shuttle Discovery in 1990, and orbits at a height of around 600 kilometres.

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