Artist's impression of ram pressure stripping

This artist's illustration shows a spiral galaxy falling into a galaxy cluster. The galaxy is undergoing a process known as ram pressure stripping, where streaks of bright gas are being dragged out into space by the diffuse hot gas that it is moving through..

Forrás:

NASA, ESA, and M. Kornmesser
Acknowledgements: Ming Sun (UAH) and Serge Meunier

About the Video

Id:eso1725c
Közzététel napja:2017. augusztus 16. 19.00
Related releases:eso1725
Időtartam:23 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Név:ESO 137-001, Norma Cluster
Típus:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Interacting
Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
Category:Galaxies

HD


Large

Large QT
5,8 MB

Medium

Video Podcast
3,7 MB
Medium MPEG-1
9,3 MB
Medium Flash
5,4 MB

Small

Small Flash
2,7 MB
Small QT
1,3 MB

For Broadcasters


Tekintse meg