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Type IA SN 2017gxq


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
02/10/2017 - 20:02
NGC 4964 and SN 2017gxq
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/6.3
Camera: ASI178MM. Baader UV/IR cut
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
100 x 5s subs

Time stated is midpoint of capture, UT. 

* I replaced the stacked jpg image with a png version, which doesn't have weird compression artefacts around the stars.

SN magnitude estimate = 13.6 (CCD, clear filter)

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