Kecks view on lensed supernova

Esahubble_heic1710f_500

esahubble_heic1710f April 20th, 2017

Credit: ESA/Hubble, W. M. Keck Observatory

The adaptive-optics instruments on the W.M. Keck Observatory on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, were able to resolve the supernova explosion iPTF16geu in detail.

Image Source: https://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic1710f/

Curator: ESA/Hubble, Garching bei München, Germany

Image Use Policy: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License

Image Details

Image Type
Observation
Object Name
iPTF16geu
Subject - Distant Universe
Star » Evolutionary Stage » Supernova
Esahubble_heic1710f_1280
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ID
heic1710f
Subject Category
D.3.1.8  
Subject Name
iPTF16geu
Credits
ESA/Hubble, W. M. Keck Observatory
Lightyears
Redshift
Reference Url
https://www.spacetelescope.org/images/heic1710f/
Type
Observation
Image Quality
Distance Notes
Facility
Instrument
Color Assignment
Band
Bandpass
Central Wavelength
Start Time
Integration Time
Dataset ID
Notes
Coordinate Frame
Equinox
Reference Value
Reference Dimension
718.0, 718.0
Reference Pixel
Scale
Rotation
Coordinate System Projection:
Quality
FITS Header
Notes
Creator (Curator)
ESA/Hubble
URL
http://www.spacetelescope.org
Name
Email
Telephone
Address
Karl-Schwarzschild-Strasse 2
City
Garching bei München
State/Province
Postal Code
D-85748
Country
Germany
Rights
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Publisher
ESA/Hubble
Publisher ID
esahubble
Resource ID
heic1710f
Metadata Date
2017-04-10T17:39:58+02:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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