1950 coords

Forums Variable Stars Nova And 1979 ? 1950 coords

Robin Leadbeater

Yes  that is a a copy of the IAUC with a request for observations. (confusingly that IAUC covers several diverse object discoveries)

Could the difference be epoch 1950 for the IAU notification as opposed to epoch 2000 for Simbad”

I was  comparing with the FK4 (1950) coordinates for the object in SIMBAD