Zooming in on ESO 137-001

This video zooms in on spiral galaxy ESO 137-001, which is undergoing ram pressure stripping. The sequence begins with a view of the night sky near the constellation of Triangulum Australe (The Southern Triangle). It then zooms through observations from the Digitized Sky Survey 2, and ends with a view of the galaxy obtained by Hubble.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2. Acknowledgements: Ming Sun (UAH) and Serge Meunier. Music: movetwo

About the Video

Id:eso1437a
Release date:10 November 2014, 01:01
Related releases:eso1437
Duration:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:ESO 137-001
Category:Galaxies

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