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Supernova SN2017gkk discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2748
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2748. It has received the designation SN2017gkk.

The supernova is reported to be a Type IIb event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 09h13m40s; declination +76°28'.

The sky on 19 August 2017
Sunrise
06:11
Sunset
20:15
Twilight ends
22:15
Twilight begins
04:10

27-day old moon
Waning Crescent

8%

27 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:33 13:53 20:13
Venus 03:08 10:52 18:36
Moon 03:56 11:23 18:51
Mars 05:27 12:45 20:02
Jupiter 10:56 16:30 22:04
Saturn 16:17 20:36 01:00
All times shown in PDT.

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, 2017ATel10698....1O, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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