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Supernova SN2017jd discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: IC5334
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 5334. It has received the designation SN2017jd.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 23h34m30s; declination -04°32'.

The sky on 08 January 2017
Sunrise
07:29
Sunset
17:04
Twilight ends
18:39
Twilight begins
05:54

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

85%

10 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:58 10:51 15:44
Venus 09:58 15:27 20:56
Moon 14:05 21:00 02:46
Mars 10:21 16:03 21:45
Jupiter 00:40 06:20 11:59
Saturn 05:35 10:23 15:10
All times shown in EST.

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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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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