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Supernova SN2017dhr discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2076. It has received the designation SN2017dhr.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 05h46m40s; declination -16°47'.

The sky on 20 April 2017
Sunrise
06:06
Sunset
19:38
Twilight ends
21:19
Twilight begins
04:24

23-day old moon
Waning Crescent

42%

23 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:57 12:47 19:36
Venus 04:33 10:43 16:52
Moon 02:51 07:57 13:04
Mars 07:26 14:45 22:05
Jupiter 18:13 23:59 05:48
Saturn 00:07 04:48 09:29
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: , 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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