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This is a composite image of the galaxy 0313-192, the first spiral galaxy known to be producing a giant radio-emitting jet. This image at represents two views of the galaxy that astronomers have
combined into one photograph. The view of the galaxy and its surrounding environment was taken by
the Hubble Space Telescope's Advanced Camera for Surveys. The red material in the image represents
the radio-emitting jet, which was taken by the Very Large Array. The galaxy is seen edge-on. At right is a close-up of the Hubble telescope image.
January 8, 2003
Credit: NASA, W. Keel (University of Alabama), M. Ledlow (Gemini Observatory), F. Owen (NRAO) and AUI/NSF