Light echoes of SNe in the LMC

Armin Rest, Nicholas B. Suntzeff, R. Chris Smith, Knut Olsen, Alfredo Zenteno, Guillermo J. Damke, Jose L. Prieto, Christopher Stubbs, Arti Garg, Peter Challis, Andrew C. Becker, Gajus A. Miknaitis, Antonino Miceli, Douglss L. Welch, Alejandro Clocchiatti, Dante Minniti, Lorenzo Morelli, Kem H. Cook, Sergei Nikolaev, Mark E. HuberAndrew Newman

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The SuperMACHO project has discovered light echoes from 3 ancient SNe in the LMC. These SNRs are three of the six youngest in the LMC, and are classified as likely SN Ia based on X-ray data.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)313
Number of pages1
JournalProceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2006


  • ISM: reflection nebulae
  • ISM: supernova remnants
  • Stars: supernovae: general

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science


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