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'N.

The sky on 09 January 2019
Sunrise
07:27
Sunset
17:07
Twilight ends
18:43
Twilight begins
05:55

3-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

11%

3 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:47 11:26 16:04
Venus 03:56 09:01 14:06
Moon 09:48 15:07 20:34
Mars 11:07 17:16 23:26
Jupiter 04:56 09:43 14:31
Saturn 07:03 11:49 16:34
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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