Supernova SN J12565170+2629167 Discovered April 7, 2011

Image courtesy of Doug Rich

Image courtesy of Doug Rich

Discovery overview

Discovering party: Doug Rich
Official name: SN J12565170+2629167
Category: Supernova
Subcategory: type lb/c
Location: Galaxy IC 835


The spectrum of SN J12565170+2629167 was obtained with the 10 meter Keck I Telescope. The Palomar Transient Factory and the Weizmann Institute confirmed the supernova.




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