Supernova 2002dv and 2002eg in UGC 11486

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002dv and Supernova 2002eg in UGC 11486 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.

sn02dv_i.gif Discoved by LOTOSS. This is a very dim type II, found in a distant galaxy. Normally, not worth comment. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the discovery image.

sn02eg_i.jpg Ella Sanders discovered this one, the thrid double SN in four months, almost a stastical impossibility. Ella was researching galaxies which with previous discoveries in them when she found this one. Turned out to be another type II, but much brighter than 2002dv. Icon generated from the Ella's 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 2002/07/01.418.8CDiscovery
Ella Sanders image 2002/07/26.342002eg 17.5R Discovery
Orbit Jet Obs image 2002/07/03.2022002egC
Thanasis Georgiou image 2002/07/14.8532002egC
Ella Sanders image 2002/07/27.3522002eg 17.35R click here first
Ella Sanders image 2002/07/29.3462002egR
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/01.3762002dv
2002eg 17.31
R click here first
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/02.3842002egR
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/22.2032002dv
2002eg 17.07
R click here first
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/23.3382002dv
2002eg 17.63
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/24.2052002dv
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/25.2842002dv
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/26.3202002dv
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/27.2062002dv
Ella Sanders image 2002/08/28.1772002dv
A Leroy image 2002/09/01.0022002eg 17.6:CR
C Dupuy image 2002/09/02.0222002eg 17.8CR
JB deVanssay image 2002/09/02.9422002eg 17.5:CR
Fred Ewalt image 2002/09/05.0642002eg 19.05C

If you have observations of this Supernova, please send them to Use this 2002dv VSNet data query for 2002dv and this 2002eg VSNet data query for 2002eg to see what information has been reported so far.
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Last modified: Thu Aug 1 14:45:51 EDT 2002