The Subaru telescope in Hawaii has taken an image of an exoplanet.


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The Subaru telescope in Hawaii has taken an image of an exoplanet.

The press release is not clear, but I think this is an image in optical wavelengths, which I also think is a first.

Update: on further research, it turns out the image is in the infrared, not optical. Nonetheless, it is a remarkable image, and will make possible some interesting spectroscopic research.

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