GRS 1730-312 [#2654495]

Coordinates

This system is located at: 1216.8125 / 366.34375 / 20961.5

Galactic coordinates: R: 20,999.984 / l: 356.678 / b: 1.000
Equatorial coordinates: Right ascension: 17h 33m 32.017s / Declination: -31° 13'0.169''


Estimated value: 177,167 cr

Traffic report

This system was visited for the first time on EDSM by Raiko on Jul 19, 2015, 12:21:27 AM.

134 ships passed through GRS 1730-312 space, including 0 ship in the last 7 days.

0 ship passed through GRS 1730-312 space in the last 24 hours.

GRS 1730-312 was firstly detected more than a millennium ago in 1994 with GRANAT orbital observarvatory and Kvant module of the first multi-module space station Mir. It rapidly became the most intensive X-ray source in the galactic center region and lasted in this state for more than a month. After the end of the observation it was concluded to be a soft X-ray transient which was caused by accretion of ordinary star by either a black hole or a neutron star.

Nowadays the system hosts 4 black holes: B, C, D could be remnants of the devoured stars in the past and the central A could be the devourer because of its 150 solar masses which is three times higher than second most massive black hole in the system.

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