None available.

Supernova SN2018zd discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed

Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
The sky at

A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2146. It has received the designation SN2018zd.

The supernova is reported to be a Type IIn event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 06h18m00s; declination +78°22'.

The sky on 02 March 2018
Sunrise
06:26
Sunset
17:44
Twilight ends
19:16
Twilight begins
04:54

15-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

99%

15 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:57 12:48 18:40
Venus 07:03 12:54 18:44
Moon 18:53 00:18 06:53
Mars 01:56 06:33 11:10
Jupiter 23:33 04:36 09:36
Saturn 03:05 07:44 12:23
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: , 2016A&A...594A..13P, 2011ApJ...737..103S.

Image credit

None available.

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

Color scheme