Binary Star XZ Tauri (Frame 3)

This is how XZ Tauri looked in 2000.

Credit:

NASA, John Krist ( Space Telescope Science Institute), Karl Stapelfeldt (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), Jeff Hester (Arizona State University), Chris Burrows (European Space Agency/ Space Telescope Science Institute).

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0032f
Type:Observation
Release date:21 September 2000, 07:00
Size:137 x 196 px

About the Object

Name:XZ Tau
Type:Milky Way : Star : Type : Variable
Milky Way : Star : Grouping : Binary
Distance:140 light years
Category:Stars

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675 nm Hubble Space Telescope
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