Protoplanetary discs observed with SPHERE

These three planetary discs have been observed with the SPHERE instrument, mounted on ESO’s Very Large Telescope. The observations were made in order to shed light on the enigmatic evolution of fledgling planetary systems.

The central parts of the images appear dark because SPHERE blocks out the light from the brilliant central stars to reveal the much fainter structures surrounding them.

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ESO

O slici

Id:eso1640a
Tip:Ilustracija
Datum objavljivanja:9. novembar 2016. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1640
Veličina:2098 x 699 px

O objektu

Tip:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Disk : Protoplanetary
Kategorija:Stars

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