Light echo from Supernova 1987A

A double light echo from Supernova 1987A in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) was observed on February 13, 1988 with the ESO 3.6 m telescope and the EFOSC instrument (observer: Dr. Michael Rosa). The light echoes are reflections in interstellar clouds in the LMC of the light from the bright supernova explosion, first observed on February 23, 1987.

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ESO

O slici

Id:eso8802a
Tip:Opservacija
Datum objavljivanja:16. mart 1988.
Povezana saopštenja:eso8802
Veličina:1764 x 1293 px

O objektu

Naziv:SN 1987A
Tip:Local Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Supernova
Udaljenost:170000 svetlosnih godina
Kategorija:Stars

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Boje i flteri

OpsegTeleskop
OptičkiESO 3.6-metre telescope
EFOSC

 

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