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'N.

The sky on 20 August 2020
Sunrise
06:05
Sunset
19:44
Twilight ends
21:25
Twilight begins
04:23

1-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

3%

1 day old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:20 13:09 19:58
Venus 02:29 09:47 17:05
Moon 07:37 14:27 21:06
Mars 22:11 04:35 10:58
Jupiter 17:33 22:11 02:49
Saturn 18:02 22:46 03:31
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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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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