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ASASSN-20ap

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Observer
Graeme Coates
Time of observation
20/01/2020 - 19:30
Object
ASASSN-20ap
Observing location
Standlake, W Oxon
Equipment
Home built 350mm Newtonian (f4.6)
SBIG ST2000XM
Astrodon V Filter
Losmandy Titan
Exposure
2min/3min exposures
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New UGSU type dwarf nova discovered on 17th Jan 2020 in Lynx. Observed at ~mag 15.05 (V)

Conditions gradually deteriorated through the evening with worsening transparency (moved from 2 min to 3 min observations to try to mitigate, but with not much improvement in signal to noise ratio. 

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