PS1-10afx at z = 1.388: Pan-STARRS1 Discovery of a New Type of Superluminous Supernova

Year2013
JournalThe Astrophysical Journal
AuthorChornock, R., Berger, E., Rest, A., Milisavljevic, D., Lunnan, R., Foley, R. J., Soderberg, A. M., Smartt, S. J., Burgasser, A. J., Challis, P., Chomiuk, L., Czekala, I., Drout, M., Fong, W., Huber, M. E., Kirshner, R. P., Leibler, C., McLeod, B., Marion, G. H., Narayan, G., Riess, A. G., Roth, K. C., Sanders, N. E., Scolnic, D., Smith, K., Stubbs, C. W., Tonry, J. L., Valenti, S., Burgett, W. S., Chambers, K. C., Hodapp, K. W., Kaiser, N., Kudritzki, R.-P., Magnier, E. A., and Price, P. A.
Bibcode2013ApJ...767..162C
TelescopeGN/GS
InstrumentGMOS-N/GMOS-S/NIRI
PartnerGS/US
CountryUSA
Program IDGN-2010B-Q-5, GS-2010B-Q-4, GN-2010B-DD-2

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