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

Supernova PS17avx discovered

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 (342 days ago)

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 4482. It has received the designation PS17avx.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 14h40m10s; declination +18°56'.

The sky on 09 February 2017
Sunrise 07:07
Sunset 17:39
Twilight ends
19:09
Twilight begins
05:36

12-day old moon
Age of Moon
12 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:22 11:13 16:04
Venus 08:42 15:00 21:18
Moon 16:42 23:38 05:46
Mars 09:09 15:23 21:37
Jupiter 22:35 04:18 09:56
Saturn 03:42 08:29 13:16

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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