Observation of a neutrino burst in coincidence with supernova 1987A in the Large Magellanic Cloud.

@article{Bionta1987ObservationOA,
  title={Observation of a neutrino burst in coincidence with supernova 1987A in the Large Magellanic Cloud.},
  author={Bionta and Blewitt and Bratton and Casper and Ciocio and Claus and Cortez and Crouch and Dye and Errede and Foster and Gajewski and Ganezer and Goldhaber and Haines and Jones and Kielczewska and Kropp and Learned and LoSecco and Matthews and Miller and Mudan and Park and Price and Reines and Schultz and Seidel and Shumard and Sinclair and Sobel and Stone and Sulak and Svoboda and Thornton and JC vanderVelde and Wuest},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  year={1987},
  volume={58 14},
  pages={
          1494-1496
        }
}
A burst of eight neutrino events preceding the optical detection of the supernova in the Large Magellanic cloud has been observed in a large underground water Cherenkov detector. The events span an interval of six seconds and have visible energies in the range 20–40 MeV. 

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