Animation of `Oumuamua passing through the Solar System

in education •  2 years ago 

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  This animation shows the path of the interstellar asteroid 1I/2017 (`Oumuamua) through the Solar System. Observations with ESO's Very Large Telescope and others have shown that this unique object is dark, reddish in colour and highly elongated.  

  European Southern Observatory (ESO) 


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these animations are amazing, do you create these yourself?

these are so beautiful

seeing them reminds me of my childhood desire to study astronomy and goto space

@jonathanxvi nice animation

lol...