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

Supernova SN2020hvf discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC3643
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 3643. It has received the designation SN2020hvf.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 11h21m20s; declination +03°00'.

The sky on 21 April 2020
Sunrise
06:04
Sunset
19:39
Twilight ends
21:21
Twilight begins
04:22

28-day old moon
Waning Crescent

3%

28 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:41 12:01 18:22
Venus 07:50 15:40 23:30
Moon 05:51 11:59 18:08
Mars 03:06 08:04 13:03
Jupiter 02:02 06:46 11:31
Saturn 02:19 07:08 11:58
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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