Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Cetus (Cet)  ·  Contains:  M 77  ·  NGC 1068
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Supernova 2018ivc in M77, 



    
        

            Shannon Calvert
Supernova 2018ivc in M77
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Supernova 2018ivc in M77

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Supernova 2018ivc in M77, 



    
        

            Shannon Calvert
Supernova 2018ivc in M77
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Supernova 2018ivc in M77

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX 200 16" f/10

Imaging cameras: Canon 7D Mark II mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 102mm f/7 Essential Series

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot autoguider

Focal reducers: Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener Meade f/6.3 Focal Reducer

Software: Pixinsight  ·  Photoshop


Dates:Nov. 29, 2018

Frames: 85x90" (2h 7' 30") ISO800

Integration: 2h 7' 30"

Darks: 14

Bias: 80

Avg. Moon age: 21.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.87%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2416293

RA center: 02h42m41s

DEC center: -00°0101

Pixel scale: 0.323 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 35.131 degrees

Field radius: 0.128 degrees


Resolution: 2366x1578

Locations: The Westport Observatory (WAS), Westport, CT, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

A new supernova in M77, captured about 5 days after its discovery.

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Supernova 2018ivc in M77, 



    
        

            Shannon Calvert