Tue, 13 Jun 2017 (218 days ago)
Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed
A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5861. It has received the designation SN2017erp.
The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.
The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 15h09m10s; declination -11°20'.
|The sky on 13 June 2017|
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