Supernova 2011A + Unknown Object Narrowfield IR - Jan 8
Details in image. Taken from Coral Towers Observatory. SN Mag 17.9 CR. 10 min exposure IR. FITS file available on request.
Discovery by Chase
Note unknown object close to core: Mag 14.3 CR Location: 13 00 58.9, -14 30 55.5 7 south 14 west of core
MPChecker reveals no known objects within 15 arc/min
Addendum: Thanks to David Bishop and Greg Bock for providing ref images that show this unknown object is not a transient.