The supernova 1999em in the galaxy NGC 1637 (annotated)

This image from ESO’s Very Large Telescope at the Paranal Observatory in Chile shows NGC 1637, a spiral galaxy located about 35 million light-years away in the constellation of Eridanus (The River). In 1999 scientists discovered a Type II supernova in this galaxy and followed its slow fading over the following years. The position of the supernova is marked.

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Id:eso1315b
Tipi:Vëzhgim
Data e Publikimit:Mar 20, 2013, 12:00 CET
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1315
Përmasat:1964 x 1964 px

Rreth objektit

Tipi:Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
Distanca:35 milion vite dritë
Constellation:Eridanus
Kategori:Galaxies

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Position (RA):4 41 28.25
Position (Dec):-2° 51' 29.47"
Field of view:7.19 x 7.19 arcminutes
Orientimi:Veriu është 6.2° djathtas vertikales