Bright Supernova in M82
Posted 22 January 2014 - 05:19 PM
Posted 23 January 2014 - 08:00 AM
A supernova has brightened to 11th magnitude in the famous irregular galaxy M82 off the Big Dipper. It's easy to see in amateur telescopes during evening.
It exploded 12 million years ago, and the light is just reaching earth.
Posted 23 January 2014 - 09:07 AM
Saw it with my scope last night
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