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

Supernova AT2017kah discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 95. It has received the designation AT2017kah.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Candidate event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 00h22m10s; declination +10°29'.

The sky on 08 November 2017
Sunrise
06:44
Sunset
17:01
Twilight ends
18:32
Twilight begins
05:12

20-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

68%

20 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:21 13:03 17:46
Venus 05:28 10:56 16:24
Moon 21:46 03:55 11:06
Mars 03:44 09:37 15:31
Jupiter 05:52 11:14 16:35
Saturn 09:50 14:36 19:21
All times shown in EST.

Source

The data presented here was taken from the Open Supernova Catalog.

The circumstances of this supernova were calculated using data from the following paper: , 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
EDT

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