Zoom into Messier 9

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This video zooms in from a wide field image of the night sky into globular cluster Messier 9, ending on Hubble’s image. Hubble’s detailed image of this star city resolves over 250 000 individual stars.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, Digitized Sky Survey 2, N. Risinger (skysurvey.org)

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Id:heic1205a
Release date:16 March 2012, 11:00
Related releases:heic1205

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Type:• X - Star Clusters Images/Videos

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