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Fraser
2014-Oct-30, 05:10 PM
I sat straight up in my seat when I learned of the discovery of a possible new supernova in the bright Virgo*galaxy M61. *Since bright usually means close, *this newly exploding star may soon become visible in smaller telescopes. It was discovered at magnitude +13.6 on October 29th by Koichi Itagaki of Japan who holds […]

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