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Supernova dominates host galaxy

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About this observation
Observer
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
12/05/2020 - 10:54
Object
NGC3643 in Leo. With Supernova 2020hvf
Observing location
Siding Spring NSW
Equipment
Planewave 430mm f6.8
iTelescope 17
Exposure
2 x 420s Bin1
Tags

An unexceptional lenticular galaxy but with a supernova that nicely demonstrates the power of a Type 1a as it dominates the flux from the host. I did get an image from home too but it was not worthy!

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