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
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