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Supernova SN2017fzw discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2217
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2217. It has received the designation SN2017fzw.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia-91bg event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 06h21m30s; declination -27°12'.

The sky on 09 August 2017
Sunrise
05:45
Sunset
19:54
Twilight ends
21:45
Twilight begins
03:54

17-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

97%

17 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:57 14:16 20:35
Venus 02:46 10:16 17:46
Moon 21:09 01:58 07:19
Mars 05:21 12:34 19:47
Jupiter 10:58 16:39 22:20
Saturn 16:15 20:52 01:33
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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