Supernova 2002gd in NGC 7532

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002gd in NGC 7532 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.

sn02gd_i.jpg Discovery for this one is sharted by Alain Klotz (France) and the team of Tim Puckett and Alex Langoussis (USA). This is a type II, found on the rise in an area with two nice galaxies. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the CTIO color 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
Puckett discovery image 2002/10/06.2217.5C
R. Poncy image 2002/10/11.07716.7CR
Diego Rodriguez image 2002/10/13.95016.4CR
Fred Ewalt image 2002/10/21.99717.2CR
Mario Hamuy image 2002/10/C
JM Llapasset image 2002/10/26.78317.2CR
Bastia Obs image 2002/10/26.916.8CR
Rezman Obs image 2002/10/26.949CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2002/10/27.0016.6CR
J Nicolas image 2002/10/28.79416.9CR
Paolo Corelli image 2002/10/28.867C
Rafael Ferrando image 2002/11/02.87117.0CR
Campo Catino Obs image 2002/11/10.8CR

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Last modified: Fri Jun 28 15:08:23 EDT 2002