ROSAT Guest Observer Facility

HRI: Puppis A SNR

X-ray Image of Puppis

This shows a X-ray image of the Puppis A supernova remnant, created using data from the ROSAT High Resolution Imager. The inset shows an expanded view of the neutron star and its surroundings.

Image Credit: Steve Snowden (Puppis A Image)
Christopher Becker, Robert Petre and Frank Winkler (The Neutron Star Image)

Curator: Michael Arida (ADNET);
HEASARC Guest Observer Facility

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