Hubble Captures View of ‚Mystic Mountain

Bild von Hubble zum 20. Jahrestag,
zeigt einen Berg von Staub und Gas im Carina-Nebel.

Zitat: Hubble’s 20th anniversary image shows a mountain of dust and gas rising in the Carina Nebula. The top of a three-light-year tall pillar of cool hydrogen is being worn away by the radiation of nearby stars, while stars within the pillar unleash jets of gas that stream from the peaks.

Hubble Carina Nebula
Source: Hubblesite.org © NASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI)