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Supernova SN2017cfd discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: IC511
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 511. It has received the designation SN2017cfd.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 08h40m40s; declination +73°29'.

The sky on 16 March 2017
Sunrise
07:03
Sunset
19:00
Twilight ends
20:32
Twilight begins
05:31

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

87%

18 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:27 13:36 19:45
Venus 06:54 13:38 20:23
Moon 23:13 03:46 09:16
Mars 08:34 15:25 22:15
Jupiter 20:52 02:37 08:16
Saturn 02:24 07:05 11:45
All times shown in EDT.

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.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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