Image credit: NASA, ESA, CXC, SAO, the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and J. Hughes (Rutgers University)
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ABOUT THIS IMAGE:
This image of supernova remnant 0509-67.5 was made by combining data from two of NASA's Great Observatories. Optical data of SNR 0509-67.5 and its accompanying star field,taken with the Hubble Space Telescope,are composited with X-ray images from the Chandra X-ray Observatory.