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

Supernova SN2017drh discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC6384
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 6384. It has received the designation SN2017drh.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 17h32m20s; declination +07°03'.

The sky on 03 May 2017
Sunrise
05:36
Sunset
19:46
Twilight ends
21:36
Twilight begins
03:46

7-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

50%

7 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:59 11:30 18:01
Venus 03:56 10:06 16:15
Moon 12:49 19:42 01:55
Mars 06:52 14:23 21:55
Jupiter 17:07 22:54 04:45
Saturn 23:05 03:46 08:23
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.

Image credit

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

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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