Orbit of S2



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English: The S2 (star) orbiting the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. This is a screenshot from a video created by the European Southern Observatory, and features the last moment of the video where S2 has fully completed its clockwise orbit.
Date 16 October 2002(2002-10-16)
(19 June 2010(2010-06-19) (original upload date))
Source Transferred from en.wikipedia
(Original text : http://www.eso.org/public/videos/eso0226a/ (direct link))
Author European Southern Observatory. Original uploader was Floppydog66 at en.wikipedia


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  • 2010-06-19 23:46 Floppydog66 366×408× (10740 bytes) This is a screenshot of the [[S2 (star)]] orbiting the center of the [[Milky Way Galaxy]]. It was created by the [[European Southern Observatory]] and released into it's public archive under the name "eso0226a.mpg". This is a screenshot of the last moment

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