Supernova 2004am in M82
Supernova 2004am was discovered in M82 on March 5, 2004 by
Supernova Search (LOSS) on images obtained with the Katzman Automatic
Imaging Telescope (KAIT) on November 21, 2003 at magnitude 16.0; on its
discovery it had mag 17.0. It occurred 30"W, 7"S of M82's center.
The type of this supernova was determined as type II.
Last Modification: August 11, 2005