Webb telescope reveals inner structure of first asteroid belt found beyond our solar system
These belts are thought to be formed by the debris from collisions of larger bodies, like asteroids, and comets.
| May 09, 2023 01:51 AM EST
Created: May 09, 2023 01:51 AM EST
Image of the dusty debris disk surrounding the young star Fomalhaut is from Webb’s Mid-Infrared Instrument (MIRI)
NASA, ESA, CSA, A. Gáspár (University of Arizona), A. Pagan (STScI)