ESOcast 228 Light: ALMA Sees Most Distant Milky Way Look-alike

Astronomers using ALMA, in which the ESO is a partner, have revealed an extremely distant galaxy that looks surprisingly like our Milky Way. This video summarises their findings.

The video is available in 4K UHD.

The ESOcast Light is a series of short videos bringing you the wonders of the Universe in bite-sized pieces. The ESOcast Light episodes will not be replacing the standard, longer ESOcasts, but complement them with current astronomy news and images in ESO press releases.

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Directed by: Herbert Zodet.
Editing: Herbert Zodet.
Web and technical support: Gurvan Bazin and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Stephanie Rowlands, Emma Foxell and Bárbara Ferreira.
Music: STAN DART ( — Malum
Footage and photos: ALMA (NRAO/ESO/NAOJ), Rizzo et al., Martin Kornmesser (ESO), Luis Calçada (ESO) and C. Malin (
Scientific consultants: Paola Amico and Mariya Lyubenova.

O video klipu

Datum objavljivanja:12. avgust 2020. 17:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso2013
Trajanje:01 m 24 s
Frame rate:25 fps

O objektu

Tip:Early Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral

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