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Forum » SpaceEngine » Troubleshooting and Solutions » Red Neutron Star? (Is it a bug?)
Red Neutron Star?
HandbananaDate: Saturday, 14.06.2014, 00:51 | Message # 1
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Hello, I just registered - I've been using SE for a couple months now. This program blows my mind, and it's still in its beta stage! Before I found SE, I spent years playing with Celestia. I made a few mods (one of which is on the Motherlode). At one point, I even downloaded the source code and made my own build of it to improve the hue of certain spectral classes.

Anyways, I recently came across a neutron star, "PSR B-1620 26". It is intensely red.

Please forgive any possible 'ignorance' here, but I always thought neutron stars were very light blue or white. If this is intentional, would it be because the intense gravity traps most of the light, thus giving off a different color?

I glanced at the forum rules for posting these things, and also did a quick search for any similar report. If I am violating any forum rules, I apologize.

I attached a screenshot.

Thanks you!

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Tonight... you.
HarbingerDawnDate: Saturday, 14.06.2014, 03:22 | Message # 2
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It's already on the known issues list right here, which is where this should have been posted.

All forum users, please read this!
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