PSN J09541563+3718042 in UGC 5315: 6 June 2013

PSN J09541563+3718042: supernova candidate (6 June 2013)

PSN J09541563+3718042: supernova candidate (6 June 2013)

On 6 June, 2013, the Virtual Telescope main, robotic  unit (PlaneWave 17″) imaged this supernova candidate, collecting three, 120-seconds images. The hosting galaxy (UGC 5315) was about 30 deg above the horizon.

The transient was detected and resulted at mag. 15.9


Back to “Supernovae” page


Support The Virtual Telescope Project!

If everyone reading this right now would donate something, our fundraiser would be done in a few days. Please, donate and receive unique, LIMITED EDITION set of images of the Chinese CZ-5B falling rocket, captured from Rome, images of the International Space Station above Rome and more, specifically made for supporters like you!

donate now (you can adjust the amount later)

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.