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M87 Relativistic Jet Motion 1999-2018, 



    
        

            Matt Baker

M87 Relativistic Jet Motion 1999-2018

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4367838


Resolution: 722x708

Data source: Professional, scientific grade data

Description

Relativistic jet motion from M87.

Raw data taken from MAST archive from propositions dating from 1999 to 2018.

Each set contained 4 frames of which I picked the best one from each year, manually aligning and rotating in photoshop by using difference blending mode and free transforming.

Applied false colour and smoothed in SAOImageDS9

Instrument: STIS/NUV-MAMA

Filter: MIRNUV

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            Matt Baker
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    M87 Relativistic Jet Motion 1999-2018, 



    
        

            Matt Baker
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Description: Reduced noise significantly by stacking all 4 from each year and spent more time trying to align together in photoshop. GIF is now reversible to better represent motion

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M87 Relativistic Jet Motion 1999-2018, 



    
        

            Matt Baker

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