September 2004 - Erupting star V838 Monocerotis

Calendar Sep 2004

This picture from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope's Advanced Camera for Surveys dramatically demonstrates the echoing of light through space caused by an unusual stellar outburst in January 2002.

Credit:

NASA, European Space Agency and Howard Bond (STScI)

About the Calendar

Id:cal200409
Year:2004
Month:9

Images

Large JPEG
162.6 KB
Medium JPEG
30.0 KB

File Formats

PDF
252.8 KB
Small PDF
252.8 KB

Also see our