NASA, ESA, SwRI, JHU/APL, and the New Horizons KBO Search Team
Discovery images of New Horizons' Kuiper Belt target
Five Hubble Space Telescope Wide Field Camera 3 images of a faint, distant object that will be visited by New Horizons in January 2019. The photos were taken on June 24, 2014. The object has a magnitude of 26.8, too faint to be observed by ground-based telescopes.