5 Test Images From James Webb Space Telescope

Here is a Test Image From James Webb Space Telescope Showing Diffraction Spikes of a star:

More images will be released by NASA on July 12th, 2022.


Here are the first images released:

Southern Ring Nebula



SMACS 0723



Stephan’s Quintent



NGC 3324 in the Carina Nebula




The telescope looks like this:



James Webb is 6.5 meters in diameter

James Webb’s mirrors are made of beryllium

Gold layers plating the scope’s mirrors are 1,000 atoms thick

Has fuel for 20 years