HH 1 Video (Non-annotated)

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Duration: 4 seconds

In this movie composed of Hubble images, the bow shocks are at the top of the jet as it grazes the edge of a dense gas cloud. New glowing knots of material also appear. These knots may represent gas from the cloud being swept up by the jet.


Tags
Astronomical, Bow Shocks, Emission Nebulae, Hubble Telescope, Illustrative, Nebulae, Stars, Stellar Jets

Credits

Credit: NASA, ESA, P. Hartigan (Rice University), and G. Bacon (STScI)

Publication: August 31, 2011


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