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

Supernova AT2018irv discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2681
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2681. It has received the designation AT2018irv.

The supernova is reported to be a Type NT event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 08h53m30s; declination +51°18'.

The sky on 09 November 2018
Sunrise
06:33
Sunset
16:40
Twilight ends
18:14
Twilight begins
04:59

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

2%

2 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:40 13:10 17:39
Venus 04:53 10:10 15:28
Moon 08:28 13:23 18:18
Mars 13:23 18:34 23:44
Jupiter 07:39 12:30 17:22
Saturn 10:24 15:02 19:39
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 paper: , 2016A&A...594A..13P.

Image credit

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

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73.26°W
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