Highlights from VISTA image of Orion A

This collection of highlights is taken from a new infrared image of the Orion A molecular cloud from the VISTA telescope. Many curious structures are clearly seen, including the red jets from very young stars, dark clouds of dust and even tiny images of very distant galaxies.

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ESO/VISION survey

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Auðkenni:eso1701b
Tegund:Háskóli
Útgáfudagur:Jan 4, 2017, 12:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1701
Stærð:4682 x 3543 px

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Nafn:Orion Nebula
Tegund:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Fjarlægð:1400 ljósár
Flokkur:Nebulae

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