Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles

Supernova SN2013aa discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC5643
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5643. It has received the designation SN2013aa.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 14h32m30s; declination -44°13'.

The sky on 12 February 2013
Sunrise
06:45
Sunset
17:12
Twilight ends
18:47
Twilight begins
05:10

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

9%

2 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:28 13:04 18:40
Venus 06:22 11:17 16:12
Moon 07:41 13:51 20:02
Mars 07:26 12:54 18:23
Jupiter 11:06 18:31 02:00
Saturn 23:34 04:53 10:08
All times shown in EST.

Source

The data presented here was taken from the Open Supernova Catalog.

The circumstances of this supernova were calculated using data from the following papers: , 2017MNRAS.472.3437G, 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016arXiv160708526C, 2015arXiv150702501C, 2013CBET.3416....1P.

Image credit

Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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