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Supernova PSN J01101191+3313536 in PGC 2027055: an image (19 Aug. 2015)

PSN J01101191+3313536 in PGC 2027055: 19 Aug. 2015

PSN J01101191+3313536 in PGC 2027055: 19 Aug. 2015

The supernova PSN J01101191+3313536 in PGC 2027055 was imaged as part of the Virtual Telescope’s supernova follow-up program.

The image above comes from the average of six, 120-seconds exposures, unfiltered, remotely collected with the PlaneWave 17″+Paramount ME+SBIG STL-6303E robotic unit part of the Virtual Telescope Project. The supernova was estimated at mag. 17.5 (R mags for the reference stars from UCAC-4). Spectroscopy showed this transient is a type-IIb supernova.

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