Panning across the galactic centre

This video pans across the central region of our home galaxy, the Milky Way. Half a million stars are visible in this image, which shows an area only 50 light-years across

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ESA/Hubble, Music: Johan B. Monell

About the Video

Id:heic1606b
Release date:31 March 2016, 16:00
Related releases:heic1606
Duration:50 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Galactic Centre
Type:Milky Way : Galaxy : Component : Center/Core
Category:Stars

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