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There are only a few weeks left until the first color images from the Webb Space Telescope

There are only a few weeks left until the first color images from the Webb Space Telescope

Part of the Large Magellanic Cloud as seen by the Webb Telescope.

long Before web same Set off from French Guiana, we’ve been waiting for this moment: the first color photos of this Modern space telescope. NASA Advertising yesterday who are they Pictures will be available On July 12, as well as some spectroscopic data.

“The release of Webb’s first color images will provide a once-in-a-lifetime moment for us to stop and marvel at a sight that humanity has never seen before,” said Eric Smith, Headquarters web program scientist Eric Smith. NASA in Washington, in NASA Edition.

Webb was launched on December 25th And it has reached its privileged position in space – a place called L2, a Millions of miles from Earth — a After several months. Since then, NASA scientists (as well as scientists from European and Canadian space agencies, have become mission partners of the telescope).I worked hard to prepare the machine to do the science.

That from the telescope The main scientific objectives are to study The birth of stars and the emergence of planetary systems, To know more about youThe evolution of galaxies and local objects such as exoplanets, the study of the first sources of light in the universe, the first stars and galaxies.

“Our goals with the first images and data from Webb is to showcase the telescope’s powerful instruments and preview the upcoming science mission,” astronomer Klaus Pontopedan, a Webb project scientist at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, said in the same statement. “They are sure to deliver a long-awaited ‘success’ to astronomers and the public alike.”

NASA has been tight-lipped about what Webb’s first color images will showthough we got a clue last month, when the agency Post some great shots From the Large Magellanic Cloud captured by the MIRI Web Tool and held a briefing on what is to come. starting from At the press conference, we know that the images (called “pre-stream notes”) will be Webb’s science targets. But the subtleties It will remain a “surprise” until Pontopedan said the photos were released in July Last month.

There is only a month left until the first pictures, but many more will follow after that. Intent only to last five years, Webb’s mission can last up to 20 years, thanks to the fuel saved over a period Ultra-precision shooting.

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