NOAO: Unusual Supernova Opens a Rare Window on the Collapse of a Star

The above image shows a long exposure of the SOAR telescope with overlaid illustrations of a highly magnetized neutron star (top left) and an accreting black hole (top right).

Credit:

D. Maturana & NOAO/AURA/NSF; Overlay (top left): NASA/Penn State University/Casey Reed; (top right): NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

About the Image

Id:noao1902a
Type:Artwork
Release date:Jan. 10, 2019
Related releases:noao1902
Size:1772 x 1172 px

About the Object

Category:Illustrations

Image Formats

Large JPEG
1.1 MB
Screensize JPEG
349.5 KB

Zoomable


Wallpapers

1024x768
537.8 KB
1280x1024
825.9 KB
1600x1200
1015.6 KB
1920x1200
1.1 MB
2048x1536
1.4 MB