Tuesday, August 29, 2017

is SN2017eaw dimming? (Halifax)

Looked like a very clear night out east. I quickly submitted some requests for Burke-Gaffney. I noted that I did not have a job for NGC 6946. I wanted to check the supernova in the Fireworks galaxy. SN2017eaw appears to be fading.

galaxy NGC 6946 with supernova in luminance

Luminance only, 60 seconds subexposures, 10 stacked shots. FITS Liberator, Paint.NET. North is up; east is left.

Last imaged on 11 Aug '17.

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