Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    AbbN's Avatar
    AbbN is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 35,476, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    200+ Posts Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points365 Days+ Registered Achievement!400+ Posts Achievement100+ Threads Achievement!
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    4,040
    Points
    35,476
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    751
    Thanked 1,177x 945 Posts

    Default 10 Year Old Youngest To Spot Super Nova



    I'm not sure if this is the right forum but check out what this 10 year old kid found!

    Yahoo News Canada - Latest News & Headlines

    Not bad eh!
    Telescopes: Celestron Omni XLT 120, Explore Scientific AR102, Orion ST80 Refractors; 8" Skywatcher Dob; Orion Apex 102 Mak; Coronado PST. EP's: ES 4.7, 6.7, 11, 18 and 30mm 82° EPs; Baader 24mm 68°; Luminos 15mm 82°; Meade 8-24mm Zoom. Other: CG4+16" Orion Pier Extension; Celestron 20x80 binos etc;

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Bortle 8
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    The Bible tells us God created the Universe; Science tells us how He did it; And through my telescopes I marvel at His handiwork

  2. #2
    KT4HX's Avatar
    KT4HX is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 101,098, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 35.0%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points750 Days+ Registered Achievement!1000 Days+ Registered Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Virginia
    Posts
    11,765
    Points
    101,098
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    1,432
    Thanked 8,084x 4,352 Posts
    Blog Entries
    200

    Default Re: 10 Year Old Youngest To Spot Super Nova

    Thanks Abb. There is already an ongoing thread in the Canadian forum you might want to check out.

    Kid discovers supernova !
    Alan || My DSO Blog:
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Astro Sky 17.5 f/4.5 Dob ||
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    f/5 Dob || Zhumell Z10 f/4.9 Dob
    ES AR127 f/6.5 and ES ED80 f/6 on Twilight-II Mount
    ES 82° 24mm, 18mm; Pentax XW 10mm, 7mm, 5mm
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Astronomers: We look into the past to see our future.

  3. #3
    AbbN's Avatar
    AbbN is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 35,476, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    200+ Posts Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points365 Days+ Registered Achievement!400+ Posts Achievement100+ Threads Achievement!
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    4,040
    Points
    35,476
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    751
    Thanked 1,177x 945 Posts

    Default Re: 10 Year Old Youngest To Spot Super Nova

    Oops, I missed it Perhaps this thread can be deleted.....
    Telescopes: Celestron Omni XLT 120, Explore Scientific AR102, Orion ST80 Refractors; 8" Skywatcher Dob; Orion Apex 102 Mak; Coronado PST. EP's: ES 4.7, 6.7, 11, 18 and 30mm 82° EPs; Baader 24mm 68°; Luminos 15mm 82°; Meade 8-24mm Zoom. Other: CG4+16" Orion Pier Extension; Celestron 20x80 binos etc;

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Bortle 8
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

    The Bible tells us God created the Universe; Science tells us how He did it; And through my telescopes I marvel at His handiwork

  4. #4
    KathyNS's Avatar
    KathyNS is offline Super Moderator
    Points: 172,084, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    200+ Posts Achievement!Ghost Achievement! Averaging 5+ posts a day!First 1000 Experience Points400+ Posts AchievementGot three Friends
    Awards:
    Reply Award
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Nova Scotia
    Posts
    25,106
    Points
    172,084
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    6,655
    Thanked 14,961x 9,524 Posts
    Blog Entries
    3

    Default Re: 10 Year Old Youngest To Spot Super Nova

    Quote Originally Posted by AbbN View Post
    Oops, I missed it Perhaps this thread can be deleted.....
    I'll close it to avoid further duplication, but it is useful for the cross-reference link.

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.


    DSO AP:
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    Newtonian Astrograph; ATIK 383L+; EFW2 filter wheel; Astrodon Ha,LRGB filters; KWIQ/QHY5 guide
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    ; Planetary AP: Celestron C-11; ZWO ASI120MC; Portable: Celestron C-8 on
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    pro; C-90 on wedge; 20x80 binos; Etc: Canon 350D; Various EPs, etc. Obs: 8' Exploradome;
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    (pier);
    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.
    .

    To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 5 or greater. You currently have 0 signatures.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Super Nova
    By selvananthini in forum Astronomy Beginners Forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 11-04-2013, 11:46 PM
  2. Possible super nova in M95
    By John_D in forum Astronomy Reports Forum
    Replies: 35
    Last Post: 03-25-2012, 10:45 AM
  3. Have you seen the Super Nova in M51?
    By GWING in forum General Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 06-15-2011, 10:22 AM
  4. Super-Nova
    By quas@supermail.com.ua in forum Amateur Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-26-2007, 08:39 PM
  5. Super-Nova
    By Michaelo in forum Amateur Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 08-03-2004, 12:50 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.0
Powered by vBulletin®
All times are GMT. The time now is 12:11 PM.