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

Supernova SN2020scc discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2782
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2782. It has received the designation SN2020scc.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 09h14m00s; declination +40°04'.

The sky on 20 August 2020
Sunrise
06:08
Sunset
19:44
Twilight ends
21:26
Twilight begins
04:26

1-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

1%

1 day old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:22 13:10 19:59
Venus 02:30 09:48 17:06
Moon 07:56 14:29 21:02
Mars 22:09 04:36 10:59
Jupiter 17:34 22:12 02:55
Saturn 18:03 22:47 03:36
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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