Supernova 2004bk in NGC 5246

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2004bk in NGC 5246.   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.

sn04bk_i.gif Discovered by Lick Observatory Supernova Search.   A type Ia found at maximum brightness.   We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the discovery image.  This supernova is in the Constellation Virgo.

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
LOSS image 2004/04/22.3616.0CDiscovery
J. Nicolas image 2004/04/24.84615.7:C
Josep M. Bosch image 2004/04/25.815.6V
Paolo Corelli image 2004/04/25.83615.5C
Diego Rodriguez image 2004/04/25.91915.2V
Kereszty Zsolt image 2004/04/28.916.11
Josep M. Bosch image 2004/05/16.8315.9CR
C. Dupuy image 2004/05/20.00516.7R

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Last modified: Thu Jul 22 10:08:08 EDT 2004