Compass and scale image of Eta Carinae light echo

Compass and scale image of Eta Carinae light echo.

Credit:

Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI). Image Credit: NASA, NOAO, and A. Rest (Space Telescope Science Institute)

About the Image

NASA press release
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Id:opo1212f
Type:Collage
Release date:20 February 2012, 13:24
Size:2291 x 2442 px

About the Object

Name:Eta Carinae
Type:• Milky Way : Star : Type : Variable
• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Star Formation
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