Supernova 2002dk in NGC 6616

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002dk in NGC 6616 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.

sn02dk_i.gif Yet another LOTOSS discovery. This one looks like a population 2 star in a nearly edge on galaxy, in a field of stars. 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 2002/06/13.418.0CDiscovery
Rafael Ferrando image 2002/06/15.17717.6CR
Pepe Manteca image 2002/06/15.99617.23CR
Fred Ewalt image 2002/06/19.20317.5C
Fred Ewalt image 2002/06/21.17917.53C color version
Kopernik image 2002/07/11.19119.37C

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Last modified: Thu Jun 20 12:37:13 EDT 2002