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

Supernova SN2014C discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 7331. It has received the designation SN2014C.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ib event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 22h37m00s; declination +34°24'.

The sky on 04 January 2014
Sunrise
07:13
Sunset
16:24
Twilight ends
18:05
Twilight begins
05:32

3-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

19%

3 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:39 12:06 16:32
Venus 07:36 12:32 17:28
Moon 09:17 14:54 20:31
Mars 23:46 05:39 11:31
Jupiter 16:18 23:52 07:29
Saturn 02:59 08:02 13:06
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: , 2015ApJ...815..120M, 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016ApJ...833..231T, 2014CBET.3777....1K, 2016A&A...594A..13P.

Image credit

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

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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