Tue, 30 May 2017 (295 days ago)
Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed
A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy MRK 57. It has received the designation Gaia17bkn.
The supernova is reported to be a Type Candidate event.
The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h58m30s; declination +27°10'.
|The sky on 30 May 2017|
5 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