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National Radio Astronomy Observatory

SN1987A Composite

Caption: This is a composite image of supernova 1987A. ALMA data (in red) shows newly formed dust in the center of the remnant. HST (in green) and Chandra (in blue) show the expanding shockwave.

Credit: Alexandra Angelich (NRAO/AUI/NSF); NASA Hubble; NASA Chandra

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