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 09 January 2019
Sunrise
07:18
Sunset
16:42
Twilight ends
18:20
Twilight begins
05:40

3-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

8%

3 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:36 11:07 15:38
Venus 03:40 08:41 13:41
Moon 09:38 14:49 20:00
Mars 10:48 16:58 23:09
Jupiter 04:44 09:26 14:08
Saturn 06:52 11:31 16:10
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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