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Bright Supernova 2017eaw in NGC 6946

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Observer
Peter Meadows
Time of observation
14/05/2017 - 11:07
Object
Supernova 2017eaw
Observing location
Auberry, California, USA
Equipment
iTelescope T24
Exposure
3 x 120s
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Supernova 2017eaw is a newly discovered relatively bright supernovae in NGC 6946 / Caldwell 12 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NGC_6946) located in Cepheus & Cygnus.  Measurement of iTelescope imagery using Astrometrica gives a magnitude of V=13.1 and position RA 20 34 44.24, Dec +60 11 36.1 (J2000).

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