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Hubble image showing details inside the famous Crab Nebula
NASA and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI / AURA)
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Heart of the Crab Nebula

This Hubble image shows details inside the famous Crab Nebula. This nebula is the remnant of a supernova explosion that occurred nearly a thousand years ago. It is illuminated by the remains of the star at its center.

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