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Supernova 2017cbv in NGC 5643

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Observer
Alan C Tough
Time of observation
22/03/2017 - 12:30
Object
SN 2017cbv
Observing location
Remote - Siding Spring Observatory, New South Wales, Australia
Equipment
iTelescope T31
Planewave 20" (0.51m) CDK @ f/4.4
FLI-PL09000 CCD
Planewave Ascension 200HR mount
Exposure
Luminance = 300 Sec (unbinned)
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The Type Ia supernova was spotted in NGC 5643, a spiral galaxy in the southern constellation Lupus. It is the second recorded Type Ia supernova in this galaxy, apparently.

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