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SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB
      #5439472 - 09/25/12 10:25 AM

This SN sus [PSN J16154486+3157477], as yet unclassified posted on Bright SN, discovered by SN hunter colleague Ron Arbour in UK last Wednesday @ mag 16.5 in the tiny constellation of Corona Borealis in same region of sky as 'bright' SN2012ei in Bootes. Well done Ron

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Re: SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB new [Re: nytecam]
      #5440283 - 09/25/12 05:15 PM Attachment (78 downloads)

My pic from tonight through thin cirrus in late dusk below

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Re: SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB new [Re: nytecam]
      #5441102 - 09/26/12 06:32 AM

Nytecam, thanks for the info. I'll try to get an image of it tonight from the SLOOH Observatory.

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Re: SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB new [Re: Rich (RLTYS)]
      #5442971 - 09/27/12 06:08 AM

Unfortunetly I can't see the PSN as the galaxy, in my image, is over exposed.

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Re: SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB new [Re: Rich (RLTYS)]
      #5445429 - 09/28/12 03:38 PM Attachment (62 downloads)

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Unfortunetly I can't see the PSN as the galaxy, in my image, is over exposed. Rich (RLTYS)


The sus SN is within the gxy and easily swamped - my pic below from last night just about makes it

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Re: SN sus in NGC 6103 CrB new [Re: nytecam]
      #5446363 - 09/29/12 07:56 AM

The SN is barely brighter then the galaxey background.

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