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

Supernova ASASSN-14ha discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 1566. It has received the designation ASASSN-14ha.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 04h20m00s; declination -54°56'.

The sky on 10 September 2014
Sunrise
06:18
Sunset
19:03
Twilight ends
20:40
Twilight begins
04:41

16-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

98%

16 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:25 14:07 19:49
Venus 05:16 11:58 18:41
Moon 20:02 01:38 07:49
Mars 12:24 17:05 21:47
Jupiter 03:13 10:24 17:35
Saturn 11:26 16:31 21:37
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: , 2016MNRAS.459.3939V, 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016arXiv160708526C, 2014ATel.6460....1K, 2016A&A...594A..13P.

Image credit

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

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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