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

Supernova SN2020ue discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC4636
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 4636. It has received the designation SN2020ue.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h42m40s; declination 2°39'N.

The sky on 12 January 2020
Sunrise
07:27
Sunset
17:11
Twilight ends
18:43
Twilight begins
05:55

17-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

95%

17 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:44 12:24 17:05
Venus 09:31 14:49 20:07
Moon 18:12 01:43 09:05
Mars 04:10 09:01 13:51
Jupiter 06:40 11:22 16:05
Saturn 07:33 12:22 17:10
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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