Supernova 2002hh in NGC 6946

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002hh in NGC 6946 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.

sn02hh_i.gif Yet another LOTOSS discovery. This one is a deeply reddened type II supernova. It was found in a host galaxy which has produced 7 supernovae over the last century, making it the most prolific galaxy in this respect. 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
Morciano Giuseppe 2002/10/29.7716.3CPre-Discovery
LOTOSS image 2002/10/31.116.5CDiscovery
Alan Chen image 2002/11/01Ccolor
CROSS image 2002/11/02.7616.3Vcolor
Martin Mobberley image 2002/11/03.766C mirror
Nick James image 2002/11/03.777C
Mark Armstrong image 2002/11/03.87015.5C
Mark Armstrong image 2002/11/04.76915.5C
R. Poncy image 2002/11/04.824CR
Remanzacco Obs image 2002/11/04.89C mirror
Diego Rodriguez image 2002/11/04.89516CR
Stig Foss image 2002/11/04.90916:C
Albert Sanchez image 2002/11/04.91815.58V
JM Llappaset image 2002/11/05.78815.2:CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2002/11/05.8715.4CR
Bastia Obs image 2002/11/06.715.2CR
Paolo Corelli image 2002/11/08.902C
Rezman Obs image 2002/11/07.93815.5C local mirror, larger version
Campo Catino Obs image 2002/11/10.8C
Diego Rodriguez image 2002/11/10.88115.4CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2002/11/11.8715.4CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2002/11/21.8315.1CR
Rafael Ferrando image 2002/11/22.79215.0CR
Diego Rodriguez image 2002/11/28.82215.4CR local mirror
Albert Sanchez image 2002/11/28.91415.9C
Albert Sanchez image 2002/12/03.956C
Diego Rodriguez image 2002/12/07.82515.6CR
Alan Chen image 2002/12/14Ccolor
Josep M. Bosch image 2002/12/16.8015.8CR

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Last modified: Thu Dec 19 09:36:19 EST 2002