Supernova 2002cu in NGC 6575

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002cu in NGC 6575 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.

sn02cu_i.gif Discovered by LOTOSS. This one is quite a distance from its host galaxy, probably a population II star. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the LOTOSS 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 2002/05/11.517.6CDiscovery
Rezman Obs image 2002/05/15.972C local mirror
Remanzacco Obs image 2002/05/15.861C local mirror
Rafael Ferrando image 2002/05/19.06015.87CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/05/28.90216.13CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/05/31.94416.4CR
Josch Hambsch image 2002/06/01.91516.8V
Pepe Manteca image 2002/06/0816.7CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/06/15.96417.2CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/07/18.93418.64CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/07/26.95218.6CR
Ella Sanders image 2002/07/28.341R

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Last modified: Mon May 20 12:43:43 EDT 2002