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Observation by Alan C Tough: SN 2020jfo in Messier 61

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Alan C Tough

Observer

Alan C Tough

Observed

2020 May 15 - 09:25

Uploaded

2020 May 18 - 08:40

Objects

M61

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Constellation

Virgo

Field centre

RA: 12h21m
Dec: +04°30'
Position angle: +0°14'

Field size

0°25' × 0°18'

Equipment
  • OTA: Planewave 17" (431mm) CDK
  • FLI Proline 16803 CCD
  • Planewave Ascension 200HR mount
Exposure

L = 300 secs; f/6.8

Location

Siding Spring Observatory, NSW, Australia (remote)

Target name

Supernova SN 2020jfo

Title

SN 2020jfo in Messier 61

About this image

Captured remotely on 2020 May 15 using iTelescope T32 at the Siding Spring Observatory in Australia.

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