Stellar jet HH 47

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This video shows the evolution over time of Herbig-Haro object HH 47, a jet expelled from a newborn star in the southern constellation of Vela. The video was made by stitching together observations of HH 47 made in 1994, 1999 and 2008.


NASA, ESA, P. Hartigan (Rice University), G. Bacon (STScI)

About the Video

Release date:31 August 2011, 15:00
Related releases:heic1113

About the Object

Name:HH 47
Type:• Milky Way : Nebula : Type : Jet
• Early Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Young Stellar Object
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