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Supernova SN2017gxq discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC4964
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 4964. It has received the designation SN2017gxq.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 13h05m20s; declination +56°19'.

The sky on 17 September 2017
Sunrise
06:35
Sunset
18:59
Twilight ends
20:32
Twilight begins
05:02

27-day old moon
Waning Crescent

11%

27 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:11 11:48 18:26
Venus 04:13 11:04 17:55
Moon 03:47 10:42 17:38
Mars 05:07 11:45 18:23
Jupiter 09:08 14:40 20:13
Saturn 13:48 18:28 23:09
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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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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