Sat, 20 Jan 2018 (30 days ago)
Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed
A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5054. It has received the designation SN2018is.
The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.
The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 13h16m50s; declination -16°37'.
|The sky on 20 January 2018|
All times shown in EST.
The data presented here was taken from the Open Supernova Catalog.
Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles