Supernova Discovered by 10 Year Old

Kathryn Aurora Gray, a 10-year-old from Fredericton, Canada, discovered a supernova in the constellation Camelopardalis on January 3 in an image she took with her father on New Year’s Eve. Supernova 2010lt is a magnitude-17 supernova in galaxy UGC 3378. The supernova is about 240 million light-years away from Earth.

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