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Arp 220 (UGC 9913, IC 4553) and Supernovae

  1. Oct 7, 2011 #1

    Astronuc

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    In a galaxy 250 million light-years from Earth, astronomers have spotted a record-breaking seven supernovae all found at the same time.

    http://news.nationalgeographic.com/...verse-galaxy-evolution-arp-220-space-science/

    In Arp 220, a galaxy 250 million light-years from Earth,
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arp_220

    http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2002/1181/

    http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1997/17

    Arp 220 - IC 4553/4: understanding the system and diagnosing the ISM
    http://www.astron.nl/~willem/papers/804WAB.pdf


    http://tomsastroblog.com/archives/11079 [Broken]

    http://www.chalmers.se/en/news/Pages/Astronomers-reveal-supernova-factory.aspx

    Resolution of the Compact Radio Continuum Sources in Arp220
    Fabien Batejat, John E. Conway, Rossa Hurley, Rodrigo Parra, Philip J. Diamond, Colin J. Lonsdale, Carol J. Lonsdale
    http://arxiv.org/abs/1109.6443

    A STARBURST REVEALED—LUMINOUS RADIO SUPERNOVAE IN THE NUCLEI OF ARP 220
    Harding E. Smith,1,2 Carol J. Lonsdale,2 Colin J. Lonsdale,3 and Philip J. Diamond4
    Received 1997 August 11; accepted 1997 November 17; published 1998 January 6
    http://casswww.ucsd.edu/archive/personal/hsmith/pubs/975616.pdf


    Title: The remarkable infrared galaxy ARP 220 = IC 4553
    Authors: Soifer, B. T., Neugebauer, G., Helou, G., Lonsdale, C. J., Hacking, P., Rice, W., ,
    Journal: Astrophysical Journal, Part 2 - Letters to the Editor (ISSN 0004-637X), vol. 283, Aug. 1, 1984, p. L1-L4. NASA-supported research.
    http://adsabs.harvard.edu/full/1984ApJ...283L...1S


    Arp 220 = UGC 9913 = IC 4553
     
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  3. Oct 9, 2011 #2

    Drakkith

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    Wow...That is unreal. I'm hoping to see 1 supernova here in the milky way within my lifetime lol.
     
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