Supernova 2002ca in UGC 8521

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002ca in UGC 8521 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.

sn02ca_i.gif Discovery by Tim Puckett and B. Kerns as part of the Puckett Observatory supernova search, and simultaniously by LOTOSS. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the LOTOSS 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
Tim Puckett image 2002/04/03.2917.3CDiscovery local mirror
LOTOSS image 2002/04/03.317.3CDiscovery
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/09.645C
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/14.610C
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/17.591C
Kopernik image 2002/05/04.24017.37C

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Last modified: Fri May 24 09:13:38 EDT 2002