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

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
07:18
Sunset
17:53
Twilight ends
19:26
Twilight begins
05:45

5-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

19%

5 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:46 11:31 17:16
Venus 07:22 12:40 17:58
Moon 11:52 16:49 21:45
Mars 12:03 16:31 20:59
Jupiter 00:56 07:55 14:54
Saturn 08:48 13:50 18:53
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

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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