R Y Tauri

Comments and questions about the APOD on the main view screen.
R Johnson
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Post by R Johnson » Fri Sep 23, 2005 4:58 pm

What is the clear band to the left of the surrounding gas? :?:

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orin stepanek
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Post by orin stepanek » Mon Sep 26, 2005 1:27 am

I believe the gas is gone in that area. Kind of looks like a butterfly with gossamer wings.