Low-Mass X-Ray Binary II
Low-mass x-ray binary seen from a rocky planet or asteroid
Low-Mass X-Ray Binary II
This image shows a low-mass x-ray binary star seen from a nearby, hypothetical asteroid field. The system consists of a red dwarf (bottom) which is losing its atmosphere to a black hole via an accretion disc.

Title: Low-Mass X-Ray Binary II

Category: Exoplanets, Stars & Nebulae

Medium: Photoshop

Date: 2004

Client: Red Lemon Press


LMXB accretion accretion disc binary star black hole exoplanet landscape neutron star red dwarf star x-ray binary
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