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What Did Hubble See on Your Birthday?

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A irregularly-shaped spiral galaxy with difficult to distinguish arms. Its edges are faint, and the core has a pale-yellow glow. It is dotted with small, wispy, blue regions where stars are forming. A few stars and small galaxies are visible around it.


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Hubble explores the universe 24 hours a day, seven days a week. That means it has observed some fascinating cosmic wonder every day of the year, including on your birthday.

What did Hubble look at on your birthday? Enter the month and date to find out!

What Did Hubble See on Your Birthday?