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Herbig Haro object HH 47 is a bipolar stellar jet of 4.83 trillion kilometers long and 10 times the width of our Solar System located at the edge of the Gum Nebula, about 1140 light-years away in the southern constellation of Vela. Herbig–Haro objects (HH) – named after astronomers George Herbig and Guillermo Haro – are narrow jets of gas and matter ejected by young stars at... Continue reading: http://annesastronomynews.com/annes-picture-of-the-day-herbig-haro-object-hh-47/

This view of a three trillion mile-long jet called reveals a very complicated jet pattern that indicates the star (hidden inside a dust cloud near the left edge of the image) might b