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1987 Supernova in the LMC


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About this observation
Peter Anderson
Time of observation
26/02/2010 - 00:00
Supernova 1987A
Observing location
Brisbane Australia
20" F5.6 Baush & Lomb telephoto
~10mins F5.6 400 ISO Kodak Tri-X (Exact details uncertain but can be checked)
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Image was 26th February 1987.  This supernova reached MV 2.8. The image was with the 20" Bausch & Lomb telephoto described in the preceding image, and using a 35mm Minolta SLR camera. The lens was mounted on my 16" F6 equatorially mounted Newtonian Telescope.

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