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Observation by Nick James: Nova Cas 2021 and M52

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Nick James

Observer

Nick James

Observed

2021 Mar 19 - 21:25

Uploaded

2021 Mar 19 - 22:03

Objects

M52
Nova Cas 2021

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Constellation

Cassiopeia

Field centre

RA: 23h24m
Dec: +61°27'
Position angle: -0°01'

Field size

0°33' × 0°40'

Equipment
  • FLI6303 + Celestron HD11
Exposure

9x60s + 6 x 60s

Location

Chelmsford, UK

Target name

Nova Cas 2021

Title

Nova Cas 2021 and M52

About this image

This bright nova has risen to mag 7.5 and is easily visible in binoculars just below the open cluster M52. This is a two-field mosaic showing both objects.

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Nick James
Nick James, 2021 Mar 20 - 09:26 UTC

This nova has been designated V1405 Cas on CBET 4945.

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