Supernova 2002bq in MCG -06-21-10

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002bq in MCG -06-21-10 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 updates and links web pages.

sn02bq_i.jpg Discovered by Berto Monard of South Africa. A spectrum was never taken, but it appears to be farily long lived. This is a fairly southern supernova. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the Berto's discovery image.

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!
Image CreditDateMagFilterComments
Berto Monard image 2002/03/09.8516.1CDiscovery
Ella Sanders image 2002/03/22.421C
Roland Santello image 2002/04/01.37516.8CR
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/14.482C
Ella Sanders image 2002/05/18.428C

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Last modified: Mon Jun 3 13:18:01 EDT 2002