Recurring Nova T Pyxidis
Depicts: T Pyxidis
Copyright: Mike Shara, Bob Williams, and David Zurek (Space Telescope Science Institute); Roberto Gilmozzi (European Southern Observatory); Dina Prialnik (Tel Aviv University); and NASA
This image, taken by a ground-based telescope, shows shells of
gas around the star that were blown off during several eruptions.
Last Update: 1 September 2019