Beta Pictoris - Star with Disk - Annotated
Beta Pic, Beta Pictoris
63 light-years (19 parsecs)
The Hubble images were created from HST data from proposal 9987: H. Ford (Johns Hopkins University) and J. Krist (STScI). The science team for this release is led by D. Golimowski (Johns Hopkins University).
F435W (B), F606W (Broad V), F814W (I)
NASA, ESA, D. Golimowski (Johns Hopkins University), D. Ardila (IPAC), J. Krist (JPL), M. Clampin (GSFC), H. Ford (JHU), and G. Illingworth (UCO/Lick) and the ACS Science Team