June 21, 2021

New yellow hypergiant star found in the Milky Way

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By Miriam Kramer, Staff Writer for Space.com From Mashable A powerful telescope in Chile has imaged the largest yellow star ever discovered. The star, called HR 5171 A, shines 12,000 light-years from Earth in the center of a new image released March 12. Known as a “yellow hypergiant,” The star is more than 1,300 times […]