Lick Observatory Ground-Based Image of SN2002fk in NGC 1309

Lick Observatory Ground-Based Image of SN2002fk in NGC 1309

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News release ID: STScI-2006-07
Release Date: Feb 7, 2006
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

SN2002fk as observed from Lick Observatory Kait 0.76 meter telescope in 2002. The location of the supernova is marked on the 2005 Hubble ACS image.


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Annotated, Astronomical, Galaxies, Hubble Heritage, Hubble Telescope, Spiral Galaxies, Stars, Variable Stars

Credits

Credit for Lick Observatory Image: W. Li and A. V. Filippenko (University of California, Berkeley);
Credit for HST Image: NASA, ESA, The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), and A. Riess (STScI)