Evolution of Supernova 1987A

This diagram shows one of the theories for the evolution of Supernova 1987A.

Credit:

NASA, ESA, and A, Feild (STScI)

About the Image

NASA caption
Id:heic0704j
Type:Artwork
Release date:22 February 2007, 16:55
Related releases:heic0704
Size:2400 x 3127 px

About the Object

Name:SN 1987A
Type:• Local Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Supernova
• X - Stars Images/Videos
Distance:170000 light years


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