Supernova 2005ew in anonymous galaxy

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2005ew in an anonymous galaxy.   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.

sn05ew_i.jpg Discovered by Nearby Supernova Factory (USA).   Most of the supernovae found by the Nearby Supernova Factory are faint and almost impossible to find.   However this one is amazing bright, especially considering the brightness of it's host galaxy.   This is a type Ia found young.   We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the discovery image.   This supernova is in the Constellation Perseus.

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
Nearby Supernova Factory image 2005/10/06.40015.1CDiscovery, mirror w/ offsets (JPG2 file)
JM Llapasset image 2005/10/07.91615.0Cmirror
JM Llapasset image 2005/10/07.92514.81Icmirror
JM Llapasset image 2005/10/07.93314.93Rmirror
JM Llapasset image 2005/10/07.93814.78Vmirror
Enrico Prosperi image 2005/10/09.95715.0C
Wolfgang Kloehr image 2005/10/15.77014.92C
J. Nicolas image 2005/10/15.95715.3CR
JM Llapasset image 2005/10/27.86615.5CRmirror
Joel Nicolas image 2005/10/27.94915.5CR
Charles Bell image 2005/12/27.170C

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