AXP 1E 1048-59

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AXP 1E 1048.1-5937
Observation data
Epoch J2000.0      Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
Constellation Carina
Right ascension 10h 50m 08.93s<cite simbad
Declination −59° 53′ 19.9″
Other designations
1RXS J105007.2-595329
Database references
SIMBAD data

Anomalous X-ray pulsar (AXP) 1E 1048.1-5937 was the first AXP ever observed to emit an SGR-like X-ray burst.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (English) F. D. Seward & P. A. Charles, A Six-Second Periodic X-ray Source in Carina, Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 16, 983 (1984) Voir en ligne.