SN 1006 was a supernova, widely seen on Earth beginning in the year 1006, which occurred about 7,200 light years away. It was the brightest apparent magnitude stellar event in recorded history. The supernova’s remnant, pictured here, was not identified until 1965.
Photo: NASA

SN 1006 was a supernova, widely seen on Earth beginning in the year 1006, which occurred about 7,200 light years away. It was the brightest apparent magnitude stellar event in recorded history. The supernova’s remnant, pictured here, was not identified until 1965.

Photo: NASA

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