List of most distant supernovae

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List of most distant supernovae is a list of selected examples of supernovae.

Most distant supernovae[edit]

Most distant
Type Name Distance Notes
Supernova SN 1000+0216 z=3.8993 [1]
Type Ia supernova SN UDS10Wil
(SN Wilson)
z=1.914 [2]
Type Ia supernova SN SCP-0401
(Mingus)
z=1.71 First observed in 2004, it was not until 2013 that it could be identified as a Type-Ia SN.[3][4]
Type Ia supernova SN 1997ff z=1.7 Its distance was determined in 2001.[5][6][7]
Type Ia supernova Supernova Primo z=1.55 [8]

Most distant supernovae by type[edit]

Most distant by type
Type Name Distance Notes
Supernova
any type
Type I supernova
any type
Type Ia supernova SN UDS10Wil z=1.914 [2]
Type Ib supernova
Type Ic supernova
Type II supernova
any type
Type II-P supernova
Type II-L supernova
Type IIb supernova
Type IIn supernova

Timeline of most distant supernova recordholders[edit]

Most distant by type
Name Distance Date Type Notes

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012Natur.491..228C
  2. ^ a b Hubble, Record-breaking supernova in the CANDELS Ultra Deep Survey: before, after, and difference, 4 April 2013
  3. ^ Science Newsline, "The Farthest Supernova Yet for Measuring Cosmic History", Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 9 January 2013 (accessed 10 January 2013)
  4. ^ Space.com, "Most Distant 'Standard Candle' Star Explosion Found", Mike Wall, 9 January 2013 (accessed 10 January 2013)
  5. ^ Paul Preuss (2 April 2001). "Lucky Catch: Oldest, Most Distant Type Ia Supernova Confirmed By Supernova Analysis At NERSC". Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 
  6. ^ Adam Riess (2 April 2001). "Farthest Supernova Ever - SN 1997ff (Overview)". Space Telescope Science Institute. 
  7. ^ Narciso Benitez, Adam G. Riess, Peter E. Nugent, Mark Dickinson, Ryan Chornock, Alexei V. Filippenko (3 July 2002). "The magnification of SN 1997ff, the farthest known Supernova". The Astrophysical Journal (September 2002) 577 (1): L1–L4. arXiv:astro-ph/0207097. Bibcode:2002ApJ...577L...1B. doi:10.1086/344048. 
  8. ^ ESA, The Hubble eXtreme Deep Field, 25 September 2012

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