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

Supernova SN2019np discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC3254
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 3254. It has received the designation SN2019np.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 10h29m20s; declination +29°30'.

The sky on 08 January 2019
Sunrise
07:29
Sunset
17:04
Twilight ends
18:39
Twilight begins
05:54

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

8%

2 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:43 11:21 15:59
Venus 03:51 08:57 14:03
Moon 09:18 14:21 19:25
Mars 11:08 17:17 23:26
Jupiter 04:58 09:46 14:34
Saturn 07:06 11:51 16:36
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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