Supernova 2002cf in NGC 4786

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002cf in NGC 4786 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.

sn02cf_i.gif Yet another LOTOSS discovery. This one is in an elliptical galaxy, found to be a type Ia 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
LOTOSS image 2002/04/13.317.0CDiscovery
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/15.525C
Pedro Re' image 2002/04/15.926C
Fred Ewalt image 2002/04/16.10117.4C
R. Poncy image 2002/04/16.89916.9:CR
Ella Sanders image 2002/04/17.581C
S. Massaro image 2002/04/20.830C
Pedro Re' image 2002/05/15.975C

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Last modified: Fri Apr 26 15:34:22 EDT 2002