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Supernova SN2017ein discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC3938
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 3938. It has received the designation SN2017ein.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ic event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 11h52m50s; declination +44°07'.

The sky on 25 May 2017
Sunrise
05:26
Sunset
20:13
Twilight ends
22:13
Twilight begins
03:26

29-day old moon
Waning Crescent

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29 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:29 11:15 18:01
Venus 03:29 09:52 16:16
Moon 05:46 12:46 19:45
Mars 06:34 14:10 21:45
Jupiter 15:40 21:30 03:23
Saturn 21:38 02:23 07:04
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: , 2018ApJ...860...90V, 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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