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The X-Ray Outburst of the Galactic Center Magnetar over Six Years of Chandra Observations

22 Jun 2020, 16:00 UTC
The X-Ray Outburst of the Galactic Center Magnetar over Six Years of Chandra Observations
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N. Rea et al 2020 ApJ 894 159
Chandra X-ray observations of SGR J1745−2900, a magnetar that lies within parsecs of the Milky Way’s central black hole Sgr A*, track its outburst onset in 2013 and subsequent cooling over the next 6 years.

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