Magnetic Star (artist's impression)

A "Magnetar" looms ominously, deep in the cosmos. Magnetars are Neutron Stars with extremely high magnetic fields.

Credit:

NASA & ESA

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0119a
Type:Artwork
Release date:12 July 2001, 15:00
Size:350 x 239 px

About the Object

Name:Magnetic star
Type:• Unspecified : Star : Spectral Type : B
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