Two Planet Formation Scenarios

Accretion Model and Gas Collapse models: Two different ways of viewing possible planetary formations.

Credit:

NASA/ESA and A. Feild (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0319f
Type:Artwork
Release date:10 July 2003, 20:00
Size:1950 x 2850 px

About the Object

Name:Planet Formation
Type:• Unspecified : Planet
• X - Solar System Images/Videos
• X - Illustration Images


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