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

Supernova SN2020ukx discovered

Dominic Ford, Editor
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Objects: NGC2784
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A new supernova has been reported in the galaxy NGC 2784. It has received the designation SN2020ukx.

The supernova is reported to be a Type Ia event.

The coordinates of the supernova are right ascension 09h12m20s; declination -24°10'.

The sky on 28 September 2020
Sunrise
06:47
Sunset
18:40
Twilight ends
20:12
Twilight begins
05:15

11-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

87%

11 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 09:03 14:15 19:27
Venus 03:20 10:11 17:02
Moon 17:46 22:57 03:07
Mars 19:34 02:04 08:29
Jupiter 14:59 19:37 00:19
Saturn 15:26 20:09 00:56
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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