Supernovae 2016adj in NGC 5128

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2016adj in NGC 5128 (= Centarus A).   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 links web page.

image Discovered by Peter Marples and Greg Bock (BOSS) (Australia).   This one is a Type IIb.   It was reported originally as a Type II, then Ib, finally we have two that agree with Type IIb.   Note that there is a bright foreground star (UCAC4 235:66549, Mag 11.87V) very close to this object.   This supernova is in the Constellation Centarus.

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
Berto Monard 2015/12/23.000CNot there
Berto Monard 2016/01/20.000C
Keith Smith 2016/01/21.360C
Lawrence Buckingham 2016/01/22.329C
Adam Paul 2016/01/29.277C?
Craig Edwards 2016/01/31.273CPrediscovery
Lawrence Buckingham 2016/02/01.281CPrediscovery
Alexander Suelzbrueck 2016/02/02.347CPrediscovery
Stu Parker 2016/02/03.542CPrediscovery
Paul Fitz-Gerald 2016/02/05.108CPrediscovery
Damian Peach 2016/02/07.681CPrediscovery Color, Wow without inset Black and White version
Berto Monard 2016/02/08.000CPrediscovery
Bojan 2016/02/08.042CPrediscovery
Peter Marples and Greg Bock 2016/02/08.560Discovery mirror
Peter Marples 2016/02/08.560mirror
Vikrant Agnihotri 2016/02/09.00015.0V false color
Sergio Castellon 2016/02/09.000BVIColor
Andy Casely 2016/02/09.542C 200%
Martin Mobberley 2016/02/09.625C
Emilio Gálvez Ranera 2016/02/09.691C
Guillermo Abramson 2016/02/10.146C compared
Adriano Valvasori 2016/02/10.47415.3U
Greg Bock 2016/02/10.572C
Joseph Brimacombe 2016/02/10.67116.4C
Kunihiro Shima 2016/02/11.79916.1U
Andy Chatman 2016/02/12.000C
Greg Bock 2016/02/14.000Ccolor
Peter Marples 2016/02/14.54C
Kunihiro Shima 2016/02/15.774C
Jean-Claude Merlin 2016/02/18.72615.1V
Andy Casely 2016/03/05.501C
Peter Marples 2016/03/06.620C
Pepe Manteca 2016/03/27.000C

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