Stellar Flare in Nearby Orion Nebula –“10 Billion Times More Powerful Than Sun’s”

 

Stellar Flare NASA

 

The flare was thought to be caused by a disruption in an intense magnetic field actively funneling material onto a young, growing star as it gains mass from its surroundings. The event occurred in one of the nearest star-forming regions to the Earth, the Orion Nebula. It lasted only a matter of hours.

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