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

Supernova SN2019fya discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC7549
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 7549. It has received the designation SN2019fya.

The supernova is reported to be a Type II event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 23h15m10s; declination +19°02'.

The sky on 24 May 2019
Sunrise
05:50
Sunset
20:23
Twilight ends
22:15
Twilight begins
03:58

20-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

73%

20 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:01 13:22 20:43
Venus 04:50 11:39 18:28
Moon 00:52 05:46 10:40
Mars 07:56 15:26 22:56
Jupiter 21:38 02:27 07:12
Saturn 23:37 04:29 09:18
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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77.49°W
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