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Observation by Peter Meadows: Bright Supernova 2017eaw in NGC 6946

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Peter Meadows


2017 May 14 - 10:07


2017 May 14 - 17:30


The Fireworks Galaxy (NGC6946)

  • iTelescope T24

3 x 120s


Auberry, California, USA

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Supernova 2017eaw


Bright Supernova 2017eaw in NGC 6946

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Supernova 2017eaw is a newly discovered relatively bright supernovae in NGC 6946 / Caldwell 12 ( located in Cepheus & Cygnus.  Measurement of iTelescope imagery using Astrometrica gives a magnitude of V=13.1 and position RA 20 34 44.24, Dec +60 11 36.1 (J2000).

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