In a celestial breakthrough, team European scientists have discovered a strange and massive dark matter with almost double the width of earth. The dark and knotted sunspot center alongside some other details of our Sun has been detected by the scientists from European Southern Observatory (ESO). The extraterrestrial object is a twisted focal point of a sunspot that is nearly two times larger than the width of our Mother planet. The discoveries are the aftermaths of a critical exploration project, which involved a wide range of insights about Sun and other nearby celestial objects that can be further used to study the physics of our closest star.
Scientists from the European Southern Observatory (ESO), by using Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) antennas, have discovered the huge, shady, and entwined sunspot center at electronic radiation of 1.25 millimeters and three millimeters. To recall, Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) antennas had been carefully planned for capturing the imageries of the Sun without being dented by the powerful warmth of the sun’s focused rays.
By drawing the experiments upon the astronomical interferometer of radio telescopes – the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA), located in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, scientists successfully spotted the massive sunspot center, having a twofold width of earth. Researchers, including those of from European Southern Observatory (ESO), presented the imageries of the sunspot as a result of ALMA’s competence to capture the focus rays of the sun at longer wavelengths of sunlight. ALMA’s capability to confront the warmth waves of the sun is much more powerful than the general sun based observatories, presented on Earth.
During the research, the scientists spotted an extremely large sunspot at wavelengths of 1.25 millimeters and three millimeters using two of ALMA’s recipient factions. The sunspot is spotted in the region that is positioned on the top of the photosphere, which configures the noticeable exterior of the Sun.
As the Sun is many billions of times brighter than the shady elements, that ALMA usually observes, it took centuries to complete the study of the Sun, its dynamic outside, and lively atmosphere. The result of this centuries-long research and experiment is a suite of images, which in the near future will help scientists the vision and capability to explore the details about Sun. For further study and experiments, the data from the solar monitor operation will be published this week to the global astronomical community.