Comparison of the Large Magellanic Cloud in infrared and visible light

This video compares a huge new infrared image of the Large Magellanic Cloud from ESO's VISTA telescope to a more traditional view in visible light. By observing at longer infrared wavelengths VISTA can penetrate the dust clouds of this neighbouring galaxy and reveal the stars much more clearly.


ESO/VMC Survey

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Data di rilascio:Venerdì 13 Settembre 2019 09:00
Notizie relative:eso1914
Durata:18 s
Frame rate:25 fps

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Nome:Large Magellanic Cloud
Tipo:Unspecified : Galaxy : Type : Irregular

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