Supernovae 2016bfu and 2016bfv in IC 2150

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2016bfu and Supernova 2016bfv in IC 2150.   Basic information on these 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 links web page.

image Discovered by Stu Parker (BOSS) (New Zeland).   Finding two supernovae at the same time in the same galaxy is a rare thing.   2016bfu is a Type Ia-91bg and 2016bfv is a Type II.   This supernova is in the Constellation Columbia.

The following is a list of images of this SN, in chronological order. Click on the name in the "Image Credit" 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
Stu Parker 2016/03/20.3972016bfu 15.7
2016bfv 16.4
Stu Parker 2016/03/22.5Confirmation
Carlos Contreras 2016/03/22.5color, Confirmation
Joseph Brimacombe 2016/03/21.5852016bfu 15.8
2016bfv 17.3
Wim Cuppens 2016/03/21.7902016bfu 15.81
2016bfv 16.71
Joseph Brimacombe 2016/03/22.4512016bfu 15.8
2016bfv 17.3
Stu Parker 2016/03/26color mirror
Roland Santallo 2016/04/01.3912016bfu 16.06
2016bfv 16.93
Kunihiro Shima 2016/04/05.4282016bfu 17.4
2016bfv 17.9
Stu Parker 2016/06/27.000Ccolor Nice

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