NASA has shared an image of a 300-year-old remnant from the supernova explosion of a huge star. It is located 11,000 light-years away from our planet earth.
The space agency also explains how the explosion ‘Cassiopeia A’ was captured in its full glory using three observatories.
A supernova or explosion of a star is the largest explosion that takes place in space. As soon as NASA uploaded the image on Instagram, the comments section began flooding with people appreciating the beautiful picture, ‘kaleidoscope of color’. The post has garnered over 1.3 million likes.