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

Supernova SN2020nvb discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC4457
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 4457. It has received the designation SN2020nvb.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 12h28m50s; declination +03°34'.

The sky on 01 July 2020
Sunrise
05:24
Sunset
20:29
Twilight ends
22:36
Twilight begins
03:17

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

80%

10 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:40 12:51 20:03
Venus 03:26 10:32 17:38
Moon 17:05 22:05 02:29
Mars 00:30 06:25 12:21
Jupiter 21:11 01:57 06:40
Saturn 21:31 02:23 07:10
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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