The Boundary Between Giant Planet and Brown Dwarf

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Credit: Chuck Carter, NRAO/AUI/NSF

Artist\'s conception of SIMP J01365663+0933473, an object with 12.7 times the mass of Jupiter, but a magnetic field 200 times more powerful than Jupiter\'s. This object is 20 light-years from Earth.

Image Source: https://public.nrao.edu/?post_type=release=11352

Curator: NRAO/AUI/NSF, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/)

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Image Details

Image Type
Artwork
Object Name
J01365663+0933473
Subject - Milky Way
Star > Type > Brown Dwarf

Distance

Universescale1
20 light years
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ID
NRAO_Gallery_NewBrownDawf5
Subject Category
B.3.2.3  
Subject Name
J01365663+0933473
Credits
Chuck Carter, NRAO/AUI/NSF
Release Date
Lightyears
20
Redshift
20
Reference Url
https://public.nrao.edu/?post_type=release=11352
Type
Artwork
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Notes
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Equinox
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FITS Header
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Creator (Curator)
NRAO/AUI/NSF
URL
https://public.nrao.edu
Name
NRAO/AUI/NSF
Email
outreach@nrao.edu
Telephone
Address
520 Edgemont Road
City
Charlottesville
State/Province
Virginia
Publisher
NRAO/AUI/NSF
Publisher ID
nrao
Resource ID
Metadata Date
2018-08-03T10:03:24-04:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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Universescalefull
20 light years