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

Supernova SN2014bv discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 4386. It has received the designation SN2014bv.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h24m30s; declination +75°32'.

The sky on 18 June 2014
Sunrise
05:19
Sunset
20:27
Twilight ends
22:35
Twilight begins
03:10

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

68%

21 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:44 13:01 20:18
Venus 03:28 10:34 17:39
Moon 23:57 05:43 11:28
Mars 14:12 19:55 01:41
Jupiter 07:23 14:48 22:13
Saturn 16:55 22:05 03:20
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: , 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2014CBET.3911....1C, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2008yCat....1.2024B, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

Image credit

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

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Latitude:
Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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