NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope turns on the camera to observe the first star target

The spacecraft controller has begun powering four cutting-edge instruments on NASA James Webb . Space Telescope as they prepare for the observatory’s first glimpses of a target star.

That star, called HD 84406located at 241 light year from Earth and part of the constellation Ursa Major, the Great Bear. The images will not be used for science, but will help ground teams arrange 18 golden segments of Webb 21 feet (6.5 meters) wide. main mirror.

https://www.space.com/james-webb-space-telescope-turns-on-cameras NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope turns on the camera to observe the first star target

James Brien

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