ESOcast 118 Light: A Tale of Three Stellar Cities (4K UHD)

Surprise: astronomers have found what look like three different generations of baby stars​ within the Orion Nebula Cluster.

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.



Visual Design and Editing: Herbert Zodet.
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Izumi Hansen, Oana Sandu and Richard Hook.
Music: STAN DART (
Footage and photos: ESO, G. Beccari, Digitized Sky Survey 2, Y. Beletsky (LCO) and N. Risinger (
Directed by: Herbert Zodet.
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

Om videon

Publiceringsdatum:27 juli 2017 12:00
Relaterade pressmeddelanden:eso1723
Speltid:01 m 11 s
Frame rate:30 fps

Om objektet

Namn:Orion Nebula
Typ:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region

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