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Omicron Ceti

Omicron Ceti

Depicts: Mira A, Omicron Ceti, IRAS 02168-0312
Copyright: Margarita Karovska (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics), and NASA

This is a NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image of the cool red giant star Mira A (right), officially called Omicron Ceti in the constellation Cetus, and its nearby hot companion (left) taken on December 11, 1995 in visible light using the European Space Agency's Faint Object Camera (FOC).
Last Update: 1 September 2019
5-Oct-2022 07:47 UT

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