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Bright SN in UGC 5189A (SN 2010JL)

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Bright SN in UGC 5189A (SN 2010JL) was created by JohnONeill

Hi,

I Observed and estimated magnitude of this SN visually:
mag 13.4 using my 25cm reflector at 144x. 6th Nov 2010 at 04.55 UT.
Host Galaxy not seen.

Position given RA 09h 42m 53.33s Dec +09d 29' 41.8" (J2000.0)
2.4" east and 7.7" north of the centre of UGC 5189A in Leo.

It was discovered by Jack Newton & Tim Puckett in Arizona.

John
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Replied by Keith g on topic Re:Bright SN in UGC 5189A (SN 2010JL)

I've seen the alert posted for this John on AAVSO and on universe today, the host galaxy looks very dim indeed, it's amazing on how even these galaxies are observed as they are so faint. Fair play to the discoverers
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Replied by lunartic_old on topic Re:Bright SN in UGC 5189A (SN 2010JL)

It was discovered by Jack Newton & Tim Puckett in Arizona.


How did you miss this one Dave?:laugh:
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