Astronomers Discover Quintuple Star System

A team of astronomers led by Dr Marcus Lohr of the Open University, UK, has discovered the first five star system containing two eclipsing binary stars. This star system, known as 1SWASP J093010.78+533859.5 (J093010 for short) or TYC 3807-759-1, is located 115 light-years from Earth in the constellation Ursa Major. It was originally detected in [...] —> Read More