Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Cetus (Cet)  ·  Contains:  M 77  ·  NGC 1068
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M77 with supernova sn2018ivc, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
M77 with supernova sn2018ivc
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M77 with supernova sn2018ivc

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M77 with supernova sn2018ivc, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
M77 with supernova sn2018ivc
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M77 with supernova sn2018ivc

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: ASA Astrosysteme ASA DDM85

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Focal reducers: ASA Astrosysteme ASA 3" Wynne Reducer Corrector 0,95x

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon 31mm Blue  ·  Astrodon 31mm Red


Dates:Nov. 29, 2018

Frames: 49x300" (4h 5')

Integration: 4h 5'

Avg. Moon age: 21.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2392717

RA center: 02h42m40s

DEC center: -00°0032

Pixel scale: 0.381 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.414 degrees

Field radius: 0.141 degrees


Resolution: 2139x1587

Locations: home, perth, western australia, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

A few weeks after I imaged this mysterious galaxy, a type 2 supernova exploded on the outer part of the nucleus, visible as a slightly yellow star at about 11:30.

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M77 with supernova sn2018ivc, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood