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Supernova SN2017glx discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC6824
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 6824. It has received the designation SN2017glx.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 19h43m40s; declination +56°06'.

The sky on 03 September 2017
Sunrise
06:21
Sunset
19:23
Twilight ends
20:59
Twilight begins
04:45

13-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

90%

13 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:23 12:01 18:40
Venus 03:42 10:51 18:01
Moon 18:04 23:12 03:21
Mars 05:17 12:07 18:57
Jupiter 09:49 15:25 21:01
Saturn 14:41 19:22 00:07
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, 2017ATel10707....1Z, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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