Supernova 2004fd in NGC 1060

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2004fd in NGC 1060.   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.

sn04fd_i.jpg Discovered independantly by Tom Boles.   This one is very close to the nucleus of it's host galaxy.   Use short exposure times to bring it out.   Here we have another type Ia, this one found about a month old.   We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the discovery image.   This supernova is in the Constellation Pisces.

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
Tom Boles image 2004/10/21.83515.7CDiscovery, mirror, mirror
JM Llapasset image 2004/10/26.85815.0CR
Joel Nicolas image 2004/11/05.93815.2:CR
JM Llapasset image 2004/11/05.94115.0CR
Buczynski image 2004/11/11.873C
Markus BŁtikofer image 2004/12/01.931Ccolor
A. Sucker image 2004/12/10.821V

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Last modified: Mon Jul 12 13:58:02 EDT 2004