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Supernova AT2016gkg or BRUTUS 7654-3 or ATLAS16cvu in NGC 613 or PGC 5849 Narrowfield U - Sept 22, 2016 | by Joseph Brimacombe
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Supernova AT2016gkg or BRUTUS 7654-3 or ATLAS16cvu in NGC 613 or PGC 5849 Narrowfield U - Sept 22, 2016

SUMMARY

This Type 2 Supernova was seen at Mag 16.44 U.

DISCOVERY

Sebastian Otero, Victor Buso: 2016.9.20.248; Mag 15.0 (9/21); Type II (z=0.0049)

FOLLOW-UP

All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae (ASAS-SN)

Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS)

TECHNICAL INFORMATION / RESULTS

Total exposure 80 min (8 x 10 min, unfiltered; unbinned; scale 1.34 asec/px)

Time: 2016.9.22.595 UT

Photometry: Mag 16.44 +/- 032 U (V for ref; USNOA2)

Astrometry: RA 01 34 14.37 Dec -29 26 24.4

These data were collected remotely from Warrumbungle Robotic Observatory, Siding Spring, New South Wales, Australia by Joseph Brimacombe, Coral Towers Observatory, Cairns, Far North Queensland, Australia, using a 41-cm RCOS telescope, U6 camera and PME I mount.

FITS file available on request from jbrimaco@bigpond.net.au

Further technical information in image

NOTE

Am currently only able to process and post approximately one tenth of the data I collect about supernovae. Will provide raw or reduced data upon request.

LINKS

ATEL 9521 (ASASSN confirmation): www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=9521

ATEL 9526 (ATLAS detection): www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=9526

ATEL 9528 (SALT spectroscopy): www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=9528

ATEL 9529 (ASASSN follow-up): www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=9529

David Bishop's Latest Supernovae Website www.rochesterastronomy.org/supernova.html

Transient Name Server: wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/

Image of my dome at New Mexico Skies: www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/4178147950/

Images of Coral Towers Observatory:

www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/4146338187/

www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/5193027166/

www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/10435690624/

Image of Savannah Skies Observatory: www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/14945498139/

New Mexico Skies: www.newmexicoskies.com/

Warrumbungle Observatory: www.tenbyobservatory.com/

Savannah Skies Observatory: savannahskies.smugmug.com/Savannah-Skies-Australia/

All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae (ASAS-SN): www.astronomy.ohio-state.edu/~assassin/index.shtml

Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS): fallingstar.com/home.php

Info about supernovae: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supernova

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