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English: The spectacular star-forming Carina Nebula has been captured in great detail by the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. This picture was taken with the help of Sebastián Piñera, President of Chile, during his visit to the observatory on 5 June 2012 and was released on the occasion of the new telescope’s inauguration in Naples on 6 December 2012.
Español: La espectacular nebulosa de la Quilla, formadora de estrellas, ha sido capturada en gran detalle por el VLT Survey Telescope en el observatorio Paranal de ESO en Chile.
Polski: Spektakularna mgławica Carina uchwycona ze szczegółami przez Teleskop Badawczy VLT (ang. VLT Survey Telescope) znajdujący się w obserwatorium Paranal należącym do Europejskiego Obserwatorium Południowego.
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English: The spectacular star-forming Carina Nebula has been captured in great detail by the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory.

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