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

Supernova SN2017ilf discovered

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 (57 days ago)

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2803. It has received the designation SN2017ilf.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 09h16m40s; declination +18°57'.

The sky on 22 November 2017
Sunrise 06:59
Sunset 16:50
Twilight ends
18:23
Twilight begins
05:26

4-day old moon
Age of Moon
4 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:56 13:27 17:59
Venus 06:01 11:09 16:17
Moon 10:22 15:18 20:13
Mars 03:33 09:15 14:57
Jupiter 05:12 10:30 15:48
Saturn 09:02 13:47 18:32

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
EST

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