Supernova 2003fa in MCG +7-36-33

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2003fa in MCG +7-36-33 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.

sn03fa_i.gif Discovered by LOTOSS. Started out as the "Variable star near MCG +07-36-33", this one turns out to be a type Ia found on the rise. Rare in a population II star. 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 "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
LOTOSS image 2003/06/01.418.6CDiscovery
JM Llapasset image 2003/06/08.09616.9CR
JM Llapasset image 2003/06/10.08216.8CR
R. Poncy image 2003/06/10.87116.70CR
JM Llapasset image 2003/06/11.95616.7CR
JM Llapasset image 2003/06/12.93816.7CR
J. Nicolas image 2003/06/19.93716.6CR
J. Nicolas image 2003/06/20.93216.7CR

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Last modified: Fri Jun 20 13:03:15 EDT 2003