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Supernova ASASSN-18en discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC5419
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5419. It has received the designation ASASSN-18en.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 14h03m30s; declination -33°58'.

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

98%

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.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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