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Supernova SN2016gkg discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC613
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 613. It has received the designation SN2016gkg.

The supernova is reported to be a Type IIb event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 01h34m10s; declination -29°26'.

The sky on 20 September 2016
Sunrise
06:54
Sunset
19:11
Twilight ends
20:55
Twilight begins
05:09

19-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

83%

19 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:46 12:12 18:38
Venus 09:29 14:48 20:07
Moon 22:01 04:20 11:19
Mars 14:54 18:50 22:45
Jupiter 07:15 13:19 19:23
Saturn 13:19 17:46 22:13
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: , 2018Natur.554..497B, 2016arXiv161106451A, 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016ATel.9521....1N, 2016ATel.9526....1T.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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