This page is devoted to information on Supernova 1999cw in MCG -01-02-001 Basic information on this SN, including the last reported brightness, on this Supernova can be found on the main supernova page. Information on the original web pages for many of these images can be found on the Supernova links web page.
This is an exceptionally bright SN of a Pecular Type Ia, similar to 1991T, and 1999aa which are brighter than usual. MCG -01-02-001 is a barred spiral galaxy of mag 14.42, making this SN just about as bright as it's host galaxy.
Web pages dedicated to this SN.
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!
|Larry Robinson image||7/25/99||14.6||C|
|Enrico Prosperi image||9/12/99||C||log greyscale|