Galaxy Zoo Talk

supernova or just a star in line of sight?

  • neven by neven

    there's this faint spot near the center of this galaxy. could this be a supernova?


  • ElisabethB by ElisabethB moderator

    Hi neven and welcome to the Zoo

    According to Skyserver the small round spot is another galaxy. But if I had to make a classification just based on this image I would have said that this could be a foreground star from our galaxy !

    Happy hunting ! 😄