Supernova Blast Wave Still Visible After 30 Years - Universe Today
30 years ago today, a supernova explosion was spotted in the southern hemisphere skies. The exploding star was located in the Large Magellanic Cloud — a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way – and Supernova 1987A was the brightest and nearest supernova explosion for modern astronomers to observe. This has provided an amazing opportunity to … Continue reading "Supernova Blast Wave Still Visible After 30 Years"