Animation of Eta Carinae and its surrounding

This animation zooms from outside the Homunculus Nebula, which Eta Carinae ejected in a famous outburst in the 19th century, to the system's two massive orbiting stars.

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NASA Goddard CI Lab

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Id:eso1637b
Release date:19 October 2016, 14:00
Related releases:eso1637
Duration:30 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Eta Carinae
Category:Nebulae

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