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.
Tim Puckett and B. Kerns as part of
the Puckett Observatory supernova search, and simultaniously by
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!
|Tim Puckett image||2002/04/03.29||17.3||C||Discovery local mirror|
|Ella Sanders image||2002/04/09.645||C|
|Ella Sanders image||2002/04/14.610||C|
|Ella Sanders image||2002/04/17.591||C|
The host galaxy of SN 2002ca is UGC 8521. The expected maximum for typical SN Ia is mag about 15.0, but the reported magnitude does not changed for one day, which suggest that it would not be of type Ia in the early rising phase.
Hitoshi Yamaoka, Kyushu Univ., Japan