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Zooming in on the star formation region NGC 3324

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Starting from a broad view of the Milky Way, this zoom video closes in on spectacular region of star formation called NGC 3324 within the constellation of Carina (The Keel of Jason’s ship, Argo). The final very detailed view comes from the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at the La Silla Observatory in Chile.


ESO/Nick Risinger ( Sky Survey 2. Music: John Dyson (from the album Moonwind)

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About the Video

Release date:1 February 2012, 12:00
Related releases:eso1207

About the Object

Name:NGC 3324
Type:• X - Nebulae


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