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Today

Today is Fri 25 Apr 2014, JD 2456773 (day 115 of 365 this year).

This Day in Astronomical History

This Day in Astronomical History

1848:

A. Graham discovers asteroid (9) Metis.

1990:

Hubble Space Telescope deployed by shuttle Discovery.