Large and small stars in harmonious coexistence

The latest photo from the Hubble Space Telescope, presented at the 2006 General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union in Prague this week, shows a star forming region in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC). This sharp image reveals a large number of low-mass infant stars coexisting with young massive stars.

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About the Image

Id:heic0607a
Type:Observation
Release date:14 August 2006, 09:00
Related releases:heic0607
Size:3877 x 2482 px

About the Object

Name:LH 95
Type:• Local Universe : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
• X - Nebulae Images/Videos
Distance:150000 light years

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555 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
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Hubble Space Telescope
ACS
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814 nm Hubble Space Telescope
ACS

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