ESOcast 111 Light: VST captures glowing celestial triplet

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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.



Editing: Nico Bartmann.
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Lauren Fuge, Hannah Dalgleish, and Richard Hook.
Music: Tim Turusov - Final Light (
Footage and photos: ESO, Martin Kornmesser.
Directed by: Nico Bartmann and Richard Hook.
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

About the Video

Release date:14 June 2017, 12:00
Related releases:eso1719
Duration:01 m 40 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Eagle Nebula, M 16, M 17, Messier 16, Messier 17, Omega Nebula, Swan Nebula
Type:Milky Way : Nebula : Appearance : Emission : H II Region

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