Hubble Space Telescope Image of Jupiter, from within 'Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience'

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Publication: 1986

Space based telescopes revolutionized the study of astronomy. The first such telescope, the Hubble Space Telescope, dramatically improved the image resolution of land based telescopes. This image shows a land based telescope photo of Jupiter (black and white inset image) and the same image produced by Hubble.

Title

Hubble Space Telescope Image of Jupiter, from within 'Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience'

Date

Publication: 1986

Description

Space based telescopes revolutionized the study of astronomy. The first such telescope, the Hubble Space Telescope, dramatically improved the image resolution of land based telescopes. This image shows a land based telescope photo of Jupiter (black and white inset image) and the same image produced by Hubble.

Rights

Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Brochures

Source

MSS0732, Robert O'Dell Papers, Box 2, Folder 11

Files

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Citation

“Hubble Space Telescope Image of Jupiter, from within 'Designing an Observatory for Maintenance in Orbit The Hubble Space Telescope Experience',” Gallery, accessed October 17, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/994.