SN 1994D

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SN 1994D
SN1994D.jpg
Other designationsSN 1994D, AAVSO 1229+08
Event typeType ia supernova edit this on wikidata
Spectral classIa
DateMarch 7, 1994
InstrumentLeuschner Observatory Edit this on Wikidata
ConstellationVirgo
Right ascension12h 34.0m 02.45s
Declination+07° 42' 04.7"
EpochB1950.0
Distance50,000,000 (50 million) light years [1]
Remnant?
HostNGC 4526
ProgenitorWhite dwarf
Colour (B-V)?
Notable features?
Peak apparent magnitude+15.2

Supernova 1994D was a Type Ia supernova on the outskirts of galaxy NGC 4526. It was discovered in 1994 by Treffers, Filippenko, Van Dyk, and Richmond using the automated 30-inch telescope at Leuschner Observatory.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Supernova 1994D (ESO)
  2. ^ Treffers, R. R.; Filippenko, A. V.; van Dyk, S. D.; Richmond, M. W.; et al. (1994). Green, D. W. E., ed. "Supernova 1994D in NGC 4526". IAU Circ. 5946. Bibcode:1994IAUC.5946....2T.

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