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

Supernova SN2018gv discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2525
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2525. It has received the designation SN2018gv.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 08h05m30s; declination -11°26'.

The sky on 15 January 2018
Sunrise
07:16
Sunset
16:48
Twilight ends
18:26
Twilight begins
05:39

28-day old moon
Waning Crescent

3%

28 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:04 10:39 15:14
Venus 07:28 12:09 16:51
Moon 06:06 10:54 15:43
Mars 02:39 07:37 12:36
Jupiter 02:18 07:21 12:25
Saturn 05:47 10:26 15:04
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 papers: , 2019MNRAS.490.3882S, 2020MNRAS.492.4325S, 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

Image credit

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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