Location of Photo:
Deer Trail, CO
Date/Time of photo:
3-25-12 6:04 UT
JMI NGT-18 18" Newtonian telescope on a split ring mount. SBIG ST-2000XM ccd camera
Supernova in galaxy M95. Two asteroids crossed paths next to the supernova SN 2012aw as colored streaks. The uppermost asteroid streak is (23898) 1998 SC60, the lowermost is (49458) 1995 AH2. Images is composed of 30 minutes each of LRGB with 5 minute subexposures.