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PDS 70

(T-Tauri star with protoplanetary disk and protoplanet)

PDS 70 is a T-Tauri star (which is a type of pre-main-sequence star) that has a protoplanetary disk and two protoplanets (PDS 70b and PDS 70c), making it an object of particular research interest. PDS 70c has a circumplanetary disk, possibly representing one kind of Moon formation.


(star,exoplanets,TTS,PMS star)
Further reading:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PDS_70
https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/exoplanet-catalog/7301/pds-70-b/
http://exoplanet.eu/catalog/pds_70_b/
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2019A%26A...625A.118K/abstract
https://www.eso.org/public/archives/releases/sciencepapers/eso2111/eso2111a.pdf
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~0113pc369lyPDS 70
Coordinates:PDS 70
J140810.15451-412352.5766

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