Cigar Galaxy with Supernova

Above Image: M82, the Cigar Galaxy
Author: Josh Thum
Date Processed: January 22nd, 2014
Image Processor: SEO Astro Image Processor, Adobe Lightroom 5

Observer: Josh Thum
Date Observed: January 22nd, 2014
Telescope: Stone Edge
Exposure Time: 180s

Filters: iprime, gprime, rprime

Comments: This image is clear, crisp, and interesting in my opinion. The gas clouds in M82 are well-shown and the supernova is obviously visible. This image was fun to make and it was made fairly close to the date that the supernova was discovered.

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