Zoom on BDR J1750+3809

This video zooms on BDR J1750+3809, a cold brown dwarf. A collaboration between the LOw Frequency ARray (LOFAR) radio telescope in Europe, the Gemini North telescope, and the NASA InfraRed Telescope Facility (IRTF), both on Maunakea in Hawai‘i, has led to the first direct discovery of a cold brown dwarf from its radio wavelength emission. 


international Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/Lomberg J, S. Brunier/Digitized Sky Survey 2

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Release date:Nov. 9, 2020, 4 a.m.
Related releases:noirlab2028
Duration:24 s
Frame rate:29.97

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