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The two neutron stars that merged here have a relatively low mass: they were estimated at about 1.1 to 1.6 times the mass of the Sun, compared to black holes that have been greater than 20 solar masses.
The object still syphons gas off its companion (typically a low mass star) and gathers up mass over tens of thousands of years before shredding this again, repeating the explosion.
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