ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) has captured a magnificent face-on view of the barred spiral galaxy Messier 77. But there is more to this galaxy than meets the eye. This ESOcast Light takes a closer look.The video is available in 4K UHD.The ESOcast Light is a series of short videos bringing you the wonders of the Universe in bite-sized pieces.The ESOcast Light episodes will not be replacing the standard, longer ESOcasts, but complement them with current astronomy news and images in ESO press releases.More information and download options: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/eso1... Subscribe to ESOcast in iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/esoc... Receive future episodes on YouTube by pressing the Subscribe button above or follow us on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/esoastronomy Watch more ESOcast episodes: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/arch... Find out how to view and contribute subtitles for the ESOcast in multiple languages, or translate this video on YouTube: http://www.eso.org/public/outreach/pa... Credit:ESO.Directed by: Nico Bartmann. Editing: Nico Bartmann. Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida. Written by: Lauren Fuge and Izumi Hansen. Music: STAN DART (www.stan-dart.com). Footage and photos: ESO, Digitized Sky Survey 2 and J. Colosimo. Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.
Tagsobservatory telescope Local Universe : Galaxy : Activity : AGN : Seyfert ground-based astronomy ESOcast Messier 77 ESO astronomy European Southern Observatory