Artist's impression of the planet orbiting Proxima Centauri

This artist’s impression video shows a view of the planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the Solar System. The double star Alpha Centauri AB also appears in the image between Proxima and the planet. Proxima b is a little more massive than the Earth and orbits in the habitable zone around Proxima Centauri, where the temperature is suitable for liquid water to exist on its surface.

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ESO/M. Kornmesser

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Id:eso1629b
Data e Publikimit:Gus 24, 2016, 19:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1629
Njoftime të ngjashme:ann16056
Kohëzgjatja:32 s
Frame rate:30 fps

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Emri:Proxima b, Proxima Centauri
Tipi:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
Kategori:Exoplanets

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