Supernova 2005U in NGC 3690

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2005U in NGC 3690.   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.

sn05u_i.jpg Discovered by the Nuclear Supernova Search. The SN is very difficult to seperate from the parent galaxy.   This is the 5th E. Prosperi supernova found in this galaxy in the past 13 years.   Interacting galaxy NGC 3690 is part of (or all of) Arp 299 which also includes IC 694.   We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal.  Icon generated from the discovery image.   This supernova is in the Constellation Bootes.

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
Discovery image 2005/01/31.59916.2CRDiscovery
Paolo Corelli image 2005/02/01.95816.0CR
JM Llapasset image 2005/02/04.197CR
T. A. Heras image 2005/02/04.84614.8CR mirror
Kopernik image 2005/02/06.181CR
Doug Rich image 2005/02/18.15C
Diego Rodriguez image 2005/02/19.95815.80CRmirror
E. Prosperi image 2005/03/15.972< 17.5C

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