Debris disk

A. Angelich (NRAO/AUI/NSF)
December 12, 2014
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A. Angelich (NRAO/AUI/NSF)

Artist impression of the debris disk around HD 107146. This adolescent star system shows signs that in its outer reaches, swarms of Pluto-size objects are jostling nearby smaller objects, causing them to collide and "kick up" considerable dust.

A. Angelich (NRAO/AUI/NSF)