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Supernova SN2019cec discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC5278
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5278. It has received the designation SN2019cec.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 13h41m40s; declination +55°40'.

The sky on 25 March 2019
Sunrise
06:48
Sunset
19:09
Twilight ends
20:42
Twilight begins
05:15

19-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

78%

19 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:02 11:50 17:38
Venus 05:28 10:45 16:03
Moon 23:38 04:43 09:48
Mars 08:58 16:16 23:34
Jupiter 01:38 06:16 10:54
Saturn 03:24 08:06 12:48
All times shown in EDT.

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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