Location of hypervelocity star HE 0437-5439 (ground-based image)

Location of hypervelocity star HE 0437-5439.


Illustration Credit: NASA, ESA, and Z. Levay (STScI). Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Fujii

About the Image

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Release date:22 July 2010, 15:00
Size:2346 x 3000 px

About the Object

Name:HE 0437-5439
Type:• Solar System : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky
• Milky Way : Star : Type : Blue Straggler
Distance:200000 light years

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