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Supernova AT2014er discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2264. It has received the designation AT2014er.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Candidate event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 06h40m50s; declination +09°15'.

The sky on 28 October 2014
Sunrise
07:33
Sunset
18:14
Twilight ends
19:44
Twilight begins
06:03

5-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

19%

5 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:03 11:49 17:36
Venus 07:37 12:58 18:20
Moon 12:06 17:07 22:09
Mars 12:14 16:49 21:24
Jupiter 01:18 08:13 15:08
Saturn 09:01 14:08 19:15
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 paper: , 2011ApJ...737..103S.

Image credit

None available.

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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