Sep 3, 2011

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Rubbernecking Supernova explosion in M101 Galaxy – September 3 Magnitude 9.9

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Image by Stan Howerton. Taken with Celestron 11 inch telescope.

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It looks like it is as bright as the core of the galaxy – magnitude 9.9

Image by Juanjo González.

M101 galaxy is about 21M ly from our galaxy.

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