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Supernova SN 2012da in PGC 83768 Narrowfield L - June 22 | by Joseph Brimacombe
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Supernova SN 2012da in PGC 83768 Narrowfield L - June 22

SUMMARY

SN seen west-south-west of the nucleus at Mag 15.9 L - brightening

DISCOVERY

Catalina Real-Time Transient Survey: 2012.6.18.240; Mag 16.8

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

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

Time: 2012.6.22.184

Astrometry: RA 13 02 33.56 Dec 27 26 12.2

Photometry: 15.9 +/- 0.1 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

Image from June 19 (Mag 16.5 L): www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/7404022044/

New Mexico Skies www.newmexicoskies.com/

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

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

Catalina Real-Time Transient Survey: crts.caltech.edu/

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Taken on July 23, 2012