Supernova 2002hw in UGC 52

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2002hw in UGC 52 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.

sn02hw_i.gif This LOTOSS discovery was found by both KAIT and Mike Schwartz. This is a reddened type Ia supernova, found before maximum light 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
Tenagra II image 2002/11/09.216.8CDiscovery
JM Llapasset image 2002/11/26.79416.6CR
R. Poncy image 2002/11/27.75016.4CR
R. Poncy image 2002/12/03.73316.4CR
JM Llapasset image 2002/12/07.83116.7CR
Kopernik image 2002/12/10.13917.5C

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Last modified: Fri Dec 13 09:16:04 EST 2002