V1357 Cygni [#17695054]


This system is located at: -7095.375 / 401.25 / 2396.8125

Galactic coordinates: R: 7,500.004 / l: 71.335 / b: 3.067
Equatorial coordinates: Right ascension: 19h 58m 21.699s / Declination: 35° 12'5.931''

Habitable zone:
Metal-rich body (15 to 8,818 ls), Earth-like world (138,808 to 208,187 ls), Water world (113,823 to 440,815 ls), Ammonia world (287,999 to 783,671 ls), Terraformable (108,115 to 215,723 ls)

Estimated value: 46,865 cr

Traffic report

This system was visited for the first time on EDSM by Annwn on Nov 29, 2014, 12:13:55 AM.

223 ships passed through V1357 Cygni space, including 0 ship in the last 7 days.

0 ship passed through V1357 Cygni space in the last 24 hours.

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V1357 Cygni, also known as Cygnus (or Cygni) X-1, is a binary system of a black hole and a blue giant. It was discovered in 1964 during pre-interstellar spaceflight due to the very high levels of x-rays produced by mass from the blue giant falling into the black hole. This was the first such source of powerful x-rays which was widely accepted to be a black hole, and the source of a famous wager between noted 20th century scientists Kip Thorne and Stephen Hawking.

A single high-metal planet can also be found orbiting the two bodies, likely captured (source).