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National Radio Astronomy Observatory

Observed GRB 020819B

Caption: This is an observed GRB 020819B host galaxy. Radio intensity distributions of molecular gas (left) and dust (middle), both of which are observed with ALMA. An optical image captured by the Frederick C. Gillett Gemini North telescope (right). The cross mark in the upper center shows the location of the GRB site.

Credit: Bunyo Hatsukade (NAOJ), ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

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