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Epoch J2000.0 Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
|Right ascension||06h 17m 05.26s|
|Declination||+22° 21′ 29.4″|
|Spectral type||Neutron star|
CXOU J061705.3+222127 is a neutron star. It was likely formed 30,000 years ago in the supernova that created the supernova remnant IC 443, the Jellyfish Nebula. It is travelling at approximately 800,000 km/h away from the site.
- "CXOU J061705.3+222127". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg.
- "What spawned the Jellyfish Nebula?". Space Daily. 11 December 2015.
- The Case Of The Neutron Star With A Wayward Wake Chandra X-ray Center (ScienceDaily) June 1, 2006
- The Case Of The Neutron Star With A Wayward Wake (SpaceDaily) Jun 02, 2006
- "The Jellyfish Nebula, a supernova remnant in Gemini". Anne's Astronomy News. Retrieved December 2015. Check date values in:
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