Supernova 2003hv in NGC 1201

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2003hv in NGC 1201.   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.

sn03hv_i.gif Another LOTOSS discovery.   It was found on an image taken on 2003/09/09.5, checking the LOTOSS logs, it also showed up on an image taken 2003/09/01.5, when it was only Mag 13.0.   This one is a type Ia, when the spectrum was taken it was at maximum light.  This supernova outshines all of the other SN found this year by about 1 magnitude.  We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the LOTOSS discovery image.  This supernova is in the Constellation Fornax.

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 2003/09/09.512.5CDiscovery
J. Nicolas image 2003/09/11.11612.3CR
J. Nicolas image 2003/09/15.08112.6CR
JM Llapasset image 2003/09/17.14712.7CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2003/09/18.1512.9CR
CSP/LCO image 2003/09/20V
Josep M. Bosch image 2003/09/21.1113.0CR
Jean-Yves Beninger image 2003/09/21.71713.1CR
J. Nicolas image 2003/10/02.01713.4CR
Paulo Cacella image 2003/10/19.04214.4CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2003/10/24.0014.4Rc
Josep M. Bosch image 2003/12/14.9416.3CR

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Last modified: Mon Oct 27 13:06:20 EST 2003