Supernova LSQ12ckm in USNOA2 0675-13588414 and Asteroid 12061 Alena Narrowfield IR - June 7

SUMMARY

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

DISCOVERY

La Silla-Quest 2012.5.11

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Total exposure 165 min (11 x 15 min, infrared filter > 700 nm; binned 2x2, scale 1.01 asec/px)

Time: 2012.6.7.437

Astrometry: Discovery position marked

Photometry: Not done

These data were collected by Joseph Brimacombe using a 41-cm

RCOS and STL6K camera at Coral Towers Observatory, Cairns, Australia.

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

Further technical information in image

LINKS

Latest Supernovae www.rochesterastronomy.org/supernova.html

Images of Coral Towers Observatory:

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

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

La Silla-Quest: psweb.mp.qub.ac.uk/pesstowiki/index.php/LaSilla/QUEST_Sur...

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Taken on June 10, 2012