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View Full Version : Observing Alert: Distant Blazar 3C 454.3 in Outburst, Visible in Amateur Telescopes



Fraser
2014-Jun-24, 02:50 PM
Have an 8-inch or larger telescope? Don’t mind staying up late? Excellent. Here’s a chance to stare deeper into the known fabric of the universe than perhaps you’ve ever done before. The violent blazer**3C *454.3 is throwing a fit again, undergoing its most intense outburst seen since 2010. Normally it sleeps away the months around […]

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