Sep 3, 2011

Posted by in Supernova M101 | 1 Comment

Rubbernecking Supernova explosion in M101 Galaxy – September 3 Magnitude 9.9

supernova_september 3

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


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.

Leave a Reply