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

Supernova MLS170606:132501+431845 discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5145. It has received the designation MLS170606:132501+431845.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 13h25m00s; declination +43°18'.

The sky on 07 June 2017
Sunrise
05:43
Sunset
20:32
Twilight ends
22:30
Twilight begins
03:45

13-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

94%

13 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:53 12:02 19:10
Venus 03:30 10:04 16:38
Moon 18:56 00:07 04:42
Mars 06:43 14:12 21:42
Jupiter 15:02 20:53 02:47
Saturn 20:53 01:44 06:31
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.

Image credit

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

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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