3D Zoom into Enhanced Image of Cas A

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Duration: 35 seconds

3-D zoom into an enhanced image of supernova remnant Cassiopeia A shows its broken ring of bright filamentary and clumpy stellar ejecta. The various colors of the gaseous shards indicate differences in chemical composition.


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Astronomical, Hubble Telescope, Nebulae, Supernova Remnants

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Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Kornmesser (ESA)

Publication: August 29, 2006


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