Supernova PTF12cyd in an Anonymous Galaxy Narrowfield L - May 19

SUMMARY

SN seen at Mag 20.7 L. Measurements include light from faint anonymous host seen on DSS2 image

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Total exposure 45 min (3 x 15 min, luminance filter; binned 2x2, scale 0.91 asec/px)

Time: 2012.5.19.320

Astrometry: RA 13 36 06.69 Dec 34 46 22.6

Photometry: 20.7 +/- 0.2 L

These data were collected remotely using a 51-cm

RCOS and STL11K camera at New Mexico Skies, Mayhill, New

Mexico by Joseph Brimacombe, Coral Towers Observatory,

Cairns, Australia.

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

Further technical information in image

LINKS

New Mexico Skies www.newmexicoskies.com/

Latest Supernovae www.rochesterastronomy.org/supernova.html

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

Palomar Transient Factory: www.astro.caltech.edu/ptf/index.php

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Taken on May 31, 2012