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

Supernova SN2019vsa discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy IC 2995. It has received the designation SN2019vsa.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h05m40s; declination -27°56'.

The sky on 27 November 2019
Sunrise
07:05
Sunset
16:49
Twilight ends
18:23
Twilight begins
05:31

1-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

2%

1 day old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:22 10:38 15:55
Venus 09:18 13:54 18:29
Moon 08:08 12:59 17:50
Mars 04:37 09:58 15:19
Jupiter 08:57 13:39 18:21
Saturn 10:14 15:00 19:46
All times shown in EST.

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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