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Neutron Star

Centarus-X3 (4U 1118-60 )

Centarus-X3, also known as 4U 1118-60 , is a X-ray pulsar type neutron star located in the constellation Centaurus. Neutron stars are much too small and faint to view in any but the world's largest telescopes.

      1. Name:
      2. Centarus-X3
      1. Designation:
      2. 4U 1118-60
      1. Type:
      2. X-ray pulsar
      1. Distance:
      2. 18600 light-years
      1. Magnitude:
      2. 13.2
      1. System:
      2. binary
      1. Companion:
      2. V779 Cen

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