Close-Up, Extrasolar Planet Orbiting Star

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Duration: 16 seconds

Dramatic close-up of the scorched extrasolar planet HD 209458b in a 4-million-mile-high orbit over its searing hot parent planet.

Extrasolar Planets, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Planets, Stars


Credit: ESA and NASA

Publication: March 12, 2003

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