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

Supernova SN2017yh discovered

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 (352 days ago)

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 1269. It has received the designation SN2017yh.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 17h52m00s; declination +21°33'.

The sky on 30 January 2017
Sunrise 07:17
Sunset 17:27
Twilight ends
18:59
Twilight begins
05:45

2-day old moon
Age of Moon
2 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:06 10:51 15:36
Venus 09:10 15:14 21:17
Moon 08:55 14:35 20:14
Mars 09:31 15:35 21:39
Jupiter 23:15 04:57 10:35
Saturn 04:18 09:05 13:51

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: , 2017arXiv171102474F, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

Image credit

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

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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