HUDF detail with SN Primo
This image shows part of the Hubble Ultra Deep Field in which SN Primo, the most distant Type Ia to be confirmed to date, was found.
This image shows the field during the supernova explosion, with the bright spot visible compared to images taken beforehand.
About the Image
|Release date:||12 January 2012, 16:25|
|Size:||600 x 447 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Early Universe : Star : Evolutionary Stage : Supernova|
|Position (RA):||3 32 38.03|
|Position (Dec):||-27° 46' 39.06"|
|Field of view:||0.22 x 0.17 arcminutes|
|Orientation:||North is 0.0° left of vertical|
Colours & filters
Hubble Space Telescope