[인사이트] Reporter Hansol Kim = An unidentified blue vortex in the dark night sky.
The identity of the vortex that made you doubt whether Doctor Strange appeared in reality was revealed.
On the 20th (local time), British media Sky News and other foreign media reported that a blue vortex was discovered in New Zealand and surprised residents.
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The vortex was discovered on Stewart Island, in the southernmost part of the Netherlands.
Alasdair Burns, operator and astronomer at Twinkle Dark Sky Tours, a travel agency specializing in stars, who witnessed this, said: “It was amazing. The whirlpool moved very slowly and quietly across the night sky. “he explained.
“I thought it was a black hole or an alien invasion,” said Jen Ross, another employee of Twinkle Dark Sky Tour.
What is the true identity of this vortex that makes various imaginations with its mysterious appearance?
Professor Richard Easther of the University of Auckland said: “The vortex appears to be caused by the contact with the sun of exhaust gases from SpaceX’s re-ignition process after orbiting it.”
He added that the exhaust smoke is spiraled out by the rotation of the rocket.