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quasar

E. Julius Dasch

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780192806314
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191728013
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One of the most distant extragalactic objects known, discovered in 1963. Quasars appear starlike, but each emits more energy

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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