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Supernova SN2017bzb discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC7424
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 7424. It has received the designation SN2017bzb.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 22h57m10s; declination -41°00'.

The sky on 06 March 2017
Sunrise
06:19
Sunset
17:49
Twilight ends
19:21
Twilight begins
04:47

8-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

68%

8 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:28 12:06 17:43
Venus 06:45 13:30 20:16
Moon 12:08 19:21 01:33
Mars 07:56 14:37 21:17
Jupiter 20:37 02:19 07:58
Saturn 02:02 06:42 11:23
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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41.14°N
73.26°W
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