Supernova 2000cj in NGC 6753

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2000cj in NGC 6753 Basic information on this SN, including the last reported brightness, on this Supernova can be found on the main page. Information on the original web pages for many of these images can be found on the Supernova links web page.

sn00cj_i.jpg After a fairly long period, Bob Evans (Australia) has visually discovered another supernova. This one in a VERY southern galaxy (-57 degrees). We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal. Icon generated form Nick Suntzeff's color image.

Web pages dedicated to this SN.

  • AUDE has a 2000cj page in French [Translate]
  • AAVSO has posted alert 276, and finder charts
  • Nick Suntzeff's 2000cj page

    The following is a list of images of this SN, in chronological order. Click on the name in the "observer" column to see the image. Times and dates are in UT unless otherwise noted. If you know of any others, please tell me!
    Robin Chassagne prediscovery image 4/29.993/00CNot visible
    E. Dobosz image 5/15.6/00CConfirmation image AAVSO mirror
    Nick Suntzeff image 5/17/00V
    Nick Suntzeff image 5/17/00J
    Nick Suntzeff image 5/17/00BVIWow! color (smaller version)
    Brendan Downs image UndatedC
    Robin Chassagne image 5/24.014/0015CR
    Jean Paul Teng image 5/27.846/0015.2CR
    Jean Paul Teng image 6/2.802/0015.4CR
    Robin Chassagne image 6/7.916/00CR
    Robin Chassagne image 7/20.874/0017.4CR

    Light curves and Spectra:

  • Nick Suntzeff spectrum Taken May 20.3, showing a type Ia a few days before max
  • VSNET Light curve (requires JAVA).
    If you have observations of this Supernova, please send them to Use this VSNet data query to see what information has been reported so far. Other VSNet data on this SN:
  • [vsnet-chat 2943] Host galaxy of SN2000cj
  • [vsnet-chat 2945] Ngc 6753
  • [vsnet-alert 4867] SN 2000cj in NGC 6753
  • [AAVSO flash 622]

    Latest Photometry:

  • [vsnet-recent-sn 10] SN2000cj recent (cont'd)
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    David Bishop
    Last modified: Fri Feb 14 15:19:48 EST 2003