The bright type Ia supernova SN2014J was discovered at ULO on 2014 Jan 21 by Steve Fossey, leading a team of students; this colour image was obtained on the night of Jan 23/24 (mouse over for identification; click for full-resolution image).
|UCL press release||"Astronomer's Telegram" postings|
|Steve wins Communications Award||Pre-discovery images: (1), (2)|
Comet Lovejoy, 2015 Jan 18
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Flyby of asteroid 2004 BL86 on the night of 2015 Jan 26, observed from ULO.
This animated gif is a composite of ten 30-s exposures (with 9-s readouts between exposures), starting 22:50.
[18x24 arcmin, N up, E left;
click image for details, and a longer video]