Eta Carinae surrounded by a billowing par of gas and dust clouds

1995 view by of the supermassive star Eta Carinae surrounded by a billowing par of gas and dust clouds obtained with WFPC2/HST.

Credit:

International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:geminiann06009a
Type:Observation
Release date:April 12, 2006, 1:37 p.m.
Related announcements:geminiann06009
Size:500 x 500 px

About the Object

Name:Eta Carinae
Category:Stars

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