Epoch J2000.0 Equinox J2000.0 (ICRS)
|Right ascension||22h 15m 40.64s|
|Declination||+55° 36′ 58.3″|
|Apparent magnitude (V)||2.1Max.
CP Lacertae (Nova Lacertae 1936 or CP Lac) was a nova, which lit up in 1936 in the constellation Lacerta. It reached a brightness of 2.1 mag. The brightness of CP Lacertae decreased after the outbreak in 9 days by 3 mag.
It was discovered independently by several observers including Leslie Peltier in the USA and E. Loreta in Italy.
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