Friday, September 13, 2019

ESO — VISTA unveils a new image of the Large Magellanic Cloud — Photo Release eso1914

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13 September 2019

ESO's VISTA telescope reveals a remarkable image of the Large Magellanic Cloud, one of our nearest galactic neighbours. VISTA has been surveying this galaxy and its sibling the Small Magellanic Cloud, as well as their surroundings, in unprecedented detail. This survey allows astronomers to observe a large number of stars, opening up new opportunities to study stellar evolution, galactic dynamics, and variable stars.

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13 September 2019

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