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Great infrared mosaic picture of the milkway
SpicaDate: Friday, 13.04.2012, 18:14 | Message # 1
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Look at this mosaic of pictures taken from our galaxy. The detail is incredible. The data is taken by the Vista Telescope (Chile) and the infrared telescope UKIRT (Hawaii). The wavelength area is infrared.

http://djer.roe.ac.uk/vsa/vvv/iipmooviewer-2.0-beta/vvvgps5.html

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Elbarto84Date: Friday, 13.04.2012, 21:48 | Message # 2
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Amazing and humbling! Thanks for sharing! I kept zooming in and thinking "wow how far can i go???" *bookmarked
 
RobbieDate: Saturday, 14.04.2012, 11:12 | Message # 3
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I can't find the right adjective to express what I've seen.... shok surprised blink

Thanks for posting this.





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TalismanDate: Friday, 20.04.2012, 06:47 | Message # 4
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Very amazing, I thought it was in true color before I read this. cool




 
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