Supernova SN2012bi Discovered March 21, 2012

Image courtesy of Doug Rich

Image courtesy of Doug Rich

Discovery overview

Discovering party: Doug Rich
Official name: SN2012bi
Category: Supernova
Subcategory: type la
Location: Galaxy UGC 7217

Confirmation

The optical spectrum was obtained with the F. L. Whipple 1.5 meter telescope which in southern Arizona.

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