HD 106906

Courtesy of ESO and A.M. Lagrange/Université Grenoble Alpes

An observation of HD 106906 taken by the European Southern Observatory’s planet-finding tool SPHERE. The star is blacked out by a circle (which masks its glare from blinding the instrument) and the debris disk can be seen in the lower left. In the upper right is the exoplanet, 106906b. The disk is brighter on its eastern (left) side.

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