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'N.
|The sky on 25 March 2019|
19 days old
All times shown in EDT.
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.
Library image; does not depict newly discovered supernova. © Tom Boles