|Launched On||Since Launch||Now Observing||RA||Dec|
|June 13, 2012||634 Days||CXOUJ163802d6m471358||16h 38m 2.7s||-47° 13′ 58.4″|
Observation • Feb 19, 2014
This is the first map of radioactivity in a supernova remnant, the blown-out bits and pieces of a massive star that exploded. The blue color shows radioactive material...
Science Video • Feb 19, 2014
NuSTAR is showing that exploding stars slosh around before blasting apart. This 3-D computer simulation demonstrates how the supernova explosion might look.