Sun, 14 May 2017 (341 days ago)
Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed
A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 6946. It has received the designation SN2017eaw.
The supernova is reported to be a Type II P event.
The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 20h34m40s; declination +60°11'.
|The sky on 14 May 2017|
18 days old
All times shown in EDT.
The data presented here was taken from the Open Supernova Catalog.
Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles