A close look at the dwarf galaxy IC 1613

This video sequence takes a close look at a new image, captured with the OmegaCAM camera on ESO’s VLT Survey Telescope in Chile, showing an unusually clean small galaxy. IC 1613 contains very little cosmic dust, allowing astronomers to explore its contents with great clarity.

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ESO. Music: Johan B. Monell (www.johanmonell.com)  Acknowledgement: VST/Omegacam Local Group Survey

About the Video

Id:eso1603b
Közzététel napja:2016. január 27. 12.00
Related releases:eso1603
Időtartam:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Név:IC 1613
Category:Galaxies

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