X-ray Outburst of Soft Gamma-ray Repeater 1E 1547.0-5408
X-ray scattering halo from a Soft Gamma-ray Repeater outburst detected by tha Swift satellite on January 22, 2009. Note the apparent expansion.
January 23, 2009
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January 25-26, 2009
Credit: J. Halpern
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