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Supernova PTF12eje in USNOA2 1425-08305428 Narrowfield R - June 1 | by Joseph Brimacombe
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Supernova PTF12eje in USNOA2 1425-08305428 Narrowfield R - June 1

SUMMARY

Marginal detection: SN indistinguishable from host; but host envelope brighter at discovery location than the DSS2 image

DISCOVERY

Palomar Transient Factory 2012.5.15.47

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Total exposure 105 min (7 x 15 min, luminance filter; binned 2x2, scale 0.91 asec/px)

Time: 2012.6.1.215

Astrometry: Discovery location marked

Photometry: Not done

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 June 7, 2012