A Flared Proto-Planetary Disc (Artist's Impression)

Artist's impression of a flared proto-planetary disc, similar to what has been deduced from VISIR observations on ESO's Very Large Telescope around the 2.5 solar mass star HD 97048.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:eso0636a
Type:Artwork
Release date:28 September 2006
Related releases:eso0636
Size:2240 x 1479 px

About the Object

Name:HD 97048
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Disk : Protoplanetary
• X - Illustrations
Distance:600

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.4 MB
Screensize JPEG
271.1 KB

Wallpapers

1024x768
333.2 KB
1280x1024
566.0 KB
1600x1200
841.9 KB
1920x1200
1017.3 KB
2048x1536
1.3 MB

 

Also see our