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

Supernova SN2019fck discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC5243
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 5243. It has received the designation SN2019fck.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 13h36m10s; declination +38°21'.

The sky on 13 May 2019
Sunrise
05:59
Sunset
20:13
Twilight ends
22:00
Twilight begins
04:12

9-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

62%

9 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:38 12:30 19:23
Venus 04:58 11:31 18:04
Moon 14:41 21:12 03:07
Mars 08:07 15:38 23:08
Jupiter 22:26 03:15 07:59
Saturn 00:25 05:14 10:03
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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