Detail View: NASA Hubble Space Telescope Collection: HST's Greatest Hits 1990-1995

Title: 
HST's Greatest Hits 1990-1995
Object Name: 
Cygnus Loop
Acknowledgement: 
*Credit:* Jeff Hester (Arizona State University) and NASA [ http://www.nasa.gov/ ]
Fast Facts: 
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note: 
*Description*: High speed gas from a supernova explosion slams into dark cooler clouds of interstellar material. Shocked and heated by this tidal wave of energy, the clouds glow in bright, neon-like colors. (Image Released: February 1995)
facet_what: 
Cygnus
facet_where: 
Arizona
facet_when: 
February 1995
facet_when_year: 
1995
UID: 
SPD-HUBBLE-STScI-1995-49i
original url: 
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1995/49/image/i/
Release Date: 
November 29, 1995 12:00 AM (EST)