ESO Telescope

Astronomers use ESO telescope to capture photo of extremely rare 'space butterfly'

A team of astronomers have used the European Southern Observatory’s (ESO) Very Large Telescope (VLT) to capture a stunning photo of NGC 2899 - a bubble of gas that looks like a butterfly. The photo is significant because the bubble has never been captured by astronomers in the past.

Aug 04, 2020, 12:40 PM IST