(IAAC) Fwd: New Nova in Sagittarius, about mag 8.5
Subject: (IAAC) Fwd: New Nova in Sagittarius, about mag 8.5
From: "Lewis J. Gramer" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 10:52:29 -0500
Organization: Upstream Technologies LLC
Forwarded without the (anonymous) author's permission.
FYI, I think the poster meant "place 'N SGR 04' in the
'Name' field, then hit the 'Submit Query' button for
charts and a light curve graph." Here's a sample:
> Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2004 15:19:05 -0700 (MST)
> From: B...
> Subject: Nova in Sagittarius
> A new nova has been found in Sagittarius by Hideo Nishimura and
> later by Bill Liller. Position is: 18 19 32 -28 36.6 (J2000),
> and it has been reported at magnitude 8.5 or so as recently
> as March 17.8 UT.
> Perhaps a nice add-on target for Messier Marathoning this week?
> Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2004 15:28:39 -0700 (MST)
> From: B...
> Subject: Re: Nova in Sagittarius
> In case you actually want to observe this, the AAVSO---which
> is much more on the ball these days than hitherto---has posted a
> chart with a magnitude sequence. Go here:
> ...and key-in: N SGR 04 in the top-right window. This will
> give links jpeg and PostScript files.
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