Comparison of the ALMA and VLT views of an explosive event in Orion

This video sequence compares a new ALMA image of an explosive event in the Orion star forming region with an image taken in infrared light using the HAWK-I camera on ESO's Very Large Telescope.

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ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)/J. Bally/H. Drass et al. Music: Johan B. Monell

About the Video

Id:eso1711c
Release date:7 April 2017, 15:00
Related releases:eso1711
Duration:31 s

About the Object

Name:OMC
Type:Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
Category:Nebulae

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