SN2000fb   in  ESO205-G011    ( 5hm57mn41.3ss  -5158'13" )

offset  6"E  25 "N    magnitude  15.8

Telescope  LX200  12"  f/d 2.7  ST7E   UAI173  Ste Clotilde  REUNION   ISLAND

SUPERNOVA 2000fb IN ESO 205-G11
     R. Chassagne, Ste. Clotilde, Ile de Reunion, reports his
discovery of an apparent supernova (mag 15.8) on CCD images taken
with an automated 0.30-m telescope on Nov. 29.96 and 30.01, and on
Dec. 1.50 and 3.86 UT.  SN 2000fb is located at R.A. = 5h57m41s.95,
Decl. = -51o57'48".0 (equinox 2000.0), which is 6" east and 17"
north of the center of ESO 205-G11.  Nothing appears at this
position on an image taken by Chassagne on Nov. 10.01 (limiting mag
18) or on the Digital Sky Survey image taken on 1978 Jan. 12
(limiting mag 22).

discovery image

2000/11/29.96  unflated    binning 2x

reference image

2000/11/10.01  unflated       limiting mag 18  binning 2x

confirmation image 2000/11/30.01  mag 15.8

referenced  image  DSS   1978/01/12    limiting mag 22

Reconfirmation image  Roland  Santallo  2000/12/01.50   mag 15.8 Reconfirmation image  2000/12/03.86    mag  15.8