The Many Colors of Star Birth
Gemini optical (left) and Subaru near-infrared (right) images of Sharpless 2-106. Comparison of these images reveal the various features visible by studying regions of gas and dust in different regions of the electromagnetic spectrum.Credit:
Gemini Image - Gemini Observatory/AURA Subaru Image - Copyright Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. All rights reserved.
About the Image
|Release date:||Feb. 11, 2010, 8 p.m.|
|Size:||2982 x 1566 px|
About the Object