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Supernova SN2016gil discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2532
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2532. It has received the designation SN2016gil.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 08h10m10s; declination +33°57'.

The sky on 17 September 2016
Sunrise
06:50
Sunset
19:17
Twilight ends
21:02
Twilight begins
05:04

16-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

99%

16 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:08 12:27 18:47
Venus 09:20 14:46 20:12
Moon 20:08 01:34 07:32
Mars 14:57 18:53 22:49
Jupiter 07:24 13:29 19:34
Saturn 13:30 17:57 22:24
All times shown in PDT.

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: , 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
PDT

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