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Supernova SN2017gjn discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC1067
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 1067. It has received the designation SN2017gjn.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 02h43m40s; declination +32°31'.

The sky on 24 August 2017
Sunrise
06:31
Sunset
19:53
Twilight ends
21:29
Twilight begins
04:55

3-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

6%

3 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:00 13:20 19:40
Venus 03:45 10:58 18:11
Moon 09:37 15:40 21:42
Mars 05:44 12:38 19:32
Jupiter 10:35 16:15 21:55
Saturn 15:31 20:18 01:09
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.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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