Mounted image 132: ESO’s VLT reveals the Carina Nebula's hidden secrets
This broad image of the Carina Nebula, a region of massive star formation in the southern skies, was taken in infrared light using the HAWK-I camera on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. Many previously hidden features, scattered across a spectacular celestial landscape of gas, dust and young stars, have emerged.
About the Mounted Image
|Release date:||20 April 2012, 13:49|
|Dimensions:||60 cm (W) x 40.9 cm (H)|
|Related archive image:||eso1208a|