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Supernova SN2017erp discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC5861
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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
Sunrise
05:07
Sunset
20:22
Twilight ends
22:36
Twilight begins
02:53

19-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

88%

19 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:32 12:03 19:34
Venus 02:54 09:39 16:24
Moon 23:23 03:40 08:36
Mars 06:01 13:42 21:22
Jupiter 14:16 20:05 01:58
Saturn 20:13 00:54 05:31
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: , 2014Ap&SS.354...89B, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

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