Artist's impression of a kilonova explosion

The merging of two neutron stars produces a violent explosion known as a kilonova. Such an event is expected to expel heavy chemical elements into space. This picture shows some of these elements, along with their atomic numbers.

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ESO/L. Calçada/M. Kornmesser

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Id:eso1733p
Tipi:Punim artistik
Data e Publikimit:Oct 16, 2017, 16:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1733
Përmasat:5000 x 3293 px

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Emri:GW170817
Tipi:Local Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Neutron Star
Kategori:Illustrations
Stars

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