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SN 2017eaw in NGC 6946

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Observer
Gary Poyner
Time of observation
03/07/2017 - 04:25
Object
SN 2017eaw in NGC 6946
Observing location
Observatorio del Teide - part of the OU OpenScience Observatories
Equipment
35cm SCT f10
SBIG STL 1001E camera
GM4000 mount
Exposure
50 seconds unfiltered
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This is a bit of a cheat really, as I didn't take this image.  I've been helping test the Open University COAST telescope (www.telescope.org) for some time now (replacing the Bradford Robotic Telescope), and as all of my targets are Variable Star related, I thought I'd share this with the BAA as it contains a nice fuzzy blob to make you deep sky observers happy!.  I don't spend any time processing these images, so this is pretty much how I downloaded it - without the Supernova ID markers of course.  The photometry revealed magnitude 13.156CV.

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