Poster: ESO’s VLT reveals the Carina Nebula's Hidden Secrets

This broad panorama of the Carina Nebula, a region of massive star formation in the southern skies, was taken in infrared light using the HAWK-I camera on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. Many previously hidden features, scattered across a spectacular celestial landscape of gas, dust and young stars, have emerged.

The full resolution image used in this poster can be viewed and downloaded here.


ESO/T. Preibisch

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Release date:17 July 2012, 14:59
Dimensions:59.3 cm (W) x 84.1 cm (H) x 0.05 cm (D)

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