5 amazing facts of Hubble Space Telescope

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Five amazing facts of Hubble Space Telescope:-

1. Hubble Space Telescope transmits over 140 gigabits of raw data every week. 

2. HST only takes 95 minutes to complete it's one orbit at a speed of 27,300 kph.

3. It has 6 nickel-hydrogen [NiH] Batteries which can store power energy equal to 20 car batteries.

4. It is 13.3 meters [43.5 feet] long,nearly the size of a large school bus.

5. Till April 2015, HST has made over 1.2 million observations that helps astronomers to published more than 12,800 scientific papers.


Source:-  NASA, and The Hubble Heritage Team. 
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