peculiar nova VVV-NOV-003

 

 
  Last update : 02-08-2013 6 spectra


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Peculiar nova discovered by VVV Survey data (vvvsurvey.org; Minniti et al. 2010, New Astronomy, 15, 433). The possible nova outburst occurred around October 2011 with an amplitude Delta_Ks>6.4 mag (ATel #5212)

 

Coordinates
R.A. (2000) 17:50:19.27
Dec. (2000) -33:39:07.3

 

Field of view by Terry Bohlsen 27-07-2013   Luminosity curve in I Band (OGLE data)

 

     
     

Log of observations and download fit files

 
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27-07-2013
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Reference star used by observers :

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(data from Simbad)

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Log of observations and download fit files CLICK

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References

Astronomer's Telegram #5212
Astronomer's Telegram #5215
OGLE-2011-BLG-1444 - Is It a Symbiotic Nova? http://ogle.astrouw.edu.pl/cont/4_main/var/OGLE-2011-BLG-1444/index.html