Supernova in M82

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DRatledge
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Supernova in M82

Post by DRatledge » Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:02 pm

Recently discovered from the UK a bright supernova, mag 11.5, in M82

http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observin ... 77661.html

There may be a chance to see it tonight with the BBT at Hindley School!

jalmond

Re: Supernova in M82

Post by jalmond » Fri Jan 24, 2014 12:28 pm

How did it go last night ? I live just round the corner and was tempted to call round but being a new member thought otherwise. :oops:

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Re: Supernova in M82

Post by bbones » Fri Jan 24, 2014 12:53 pm

Well, Once we got there (Got delayed by the traffic due to the down fall of snow in Horwich)Dean did a great job, we did not however get chance to get outside as it was cloudy and raining.

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Re: Supernova in M82

Post by jalmond » Fri Jan 24, 2014 1:09 pm

Pity. as long as they enjoyed the evening. :)

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