Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles

Supernova AT2017hrr discovered

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 (79 days ago)

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 699. It has received the designation AT2017hrr.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Candidate event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 11h29m00s; declination +08°59'.

The sky on 30 October 2017
Sunrise 07:34
Sunset 18:10
Twilight ends
19:40
Twilight begins
06:04

11-day old moon
Age of Moon
11 days

All times shown in EDT.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:47 13:44 18:42
Venus 06:07 11:49 17:31
Moon 15:58 21:33 02:08
Mars 04:52 10:52 16:52
Jupiter 07:18 12:42 18:05
Saturn 11:22 16:07 20:53

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.

Image credit

Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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