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

Supernova SN2019np discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
From the Novae & Supernovae feed

Objects: NGC3254
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 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'N.

The sky on 08 January 2019
Sunrise
07:15
Sunset
16:31
Twilight ends
18:11
Twilight begins
05:31

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

11%

2 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:30 10:57 15:24
Venus 03:35 08:33 13:32
Moon 08:55 13:55 19:04
Mars 10:43 16:52 23:02
Jupiter 04:44 09:22 14:01
Saturn 06:49 11:25 16:00
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

Share

Follow

Cambridge

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

42.38°N
71.11°W
EDT

Color scheme