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

Supernova PS17aoi discovered

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 (379 days ago)

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy MRK 1257. It has received the designation PS17aoi.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 10h25m20s; declination -07°29'.

The sky on 03 January 2017
Sunrise 07:28
Sunset 16:58
Twilight ends
18:34
Twilight begins
05:52

5-day old moon
Age of Moon
5 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:23 11:17 16:11
Venus 10:05 15:26 20:48
Moon 10:52 16:37 22:22
Mars 10:31 16:08 21:44
Jupiter 00:57 06:36 12:16
Saturn 05:51 10:39 15:26

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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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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