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

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'N.

The sky on 25 March 2019
Sunrise
06:49
Sunset
19:13
Twilight ends
20:45
Twilight begins
05:13

19-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

74%

19 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:04 11:52 17:41
Venus 05:29 10:47 16:05
Moon --:-- 04:46 09:52
Mars 08:59 16:17 23:36
Jupiter 01:37 06:15 10:53
Saturn 03:25 08:08 12:50
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

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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