Unequal-Mass Collision:

Density

Color indicates gas density; dark blue regions have the lowest densities, bright red regions have the highest. Only the 2048 particles nearest the orbital plane at each instant are shown. The system is viewed along the orbital axis.



















Joshua E. Barnes (barnes@ifa.hawaii.edu)
Last modified: December 31, 1999
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