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

Supernova SN2014bi discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 4096. It has received the designation SN2014bi.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II P event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h06m00s; declination +47°29'.

The sky on 31 May 2014
Sunrise
05:45
Sunset
20:27
Twilight ends
22:23
Twilight begins
03:50

3-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

5%

3 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:08 14:38 22:08
Venus 04:01 10:38 17:16
Moon 08:30 15:34 22:37
Mars 15:16 21:08 03:03
Jupiter 08:39 16:00 23:21
Saturn 18:24 23:37 04:55
All times shown in EDT.

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: , 2016ApJ...833..231T, 2014CBET.3892....1K, 2012PASP..124..668Y, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2008yCat....1.2024B.

Image credit

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

Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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