A ‘fly to’ TYC 8998-760-1

The SPHERE instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope has captured the first ever image of a young, Sun-like star accompanied by two giant exoplanets, located about 300 light-years away from Earth. This video takes us on a journey to this system.

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ESO/L.Calçada/spaceengine.org

About the Video

Id:eso2011c
Release date:22 July 2020, 15:00
Related releases:eso2011
Duration:27 s
Frame rate:25 fps

About the Object

Name:TYC 8998-760-1
Type:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
Category:ESOcast

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