Pillars of destruction

These composite image shows several pillars within the Carina Nebula which were observed and studied with the MUSE instrument, mounted on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. The massive stars within the star formation region slowly destroy the pillars of dust and gas from which they are born.

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ESO/A. McLeod

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Data e Publikimit:Nën 2, 2016, 12:00 CET
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1639
Përmasat:1887 x 1146 px

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Emri:Carina Nebula
Tipi:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region

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