'Bird-of-paradise' constellation sings a sweet tune for ASKAP
Above: The continuum image, produced with ASKAPsoft,
has an rms of around 300 uJy/beam and a field of view
of 30 square degrees. It contains over 1300 sources.
Credit: ASKAP Commissioning and Early Science (ACES) team.
This image not only represents that ASKAP’s newest receiver systems work, but also that ASKAPsoft has matured to deal with large quantities of data and produce images of the same high quality as other well-established software packages.