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All active supernova over mag 17.0
NameMagTypeHost
AT2022uqw 0.0unkanonymous
ASASSN-22jp12.3*IaNGC 4415
2022jli15.6IcNGC 157
AT2022qwl15.7*unkNGC 3250
AT2022vod15.9unknone
2022vik15.9IIanonymous
AT2022usq16.1unknone
AT2022qqo16.1*unkNGC 3078
2022pgf16.2IINGC 5894
AT2022scq16.3*unknone
2022rnt16.3IaIC 4790
AT2022vry16.4unknone
AT2022rlr16.4*unknone
AT2022qvr16.4*unkLEDA 104161
2022tvz16.4IaESO 595-G3
2022prv16.4IIIC 1132
AT2022sza16.5unknone
AT2022qvm16.5*unknone
AT2022oyu16.5unkIC 4735
ASASSN-22ka16.5*Iaanonymous
2022qpp16.6IaESO 398-G2
2022ucj16.7IaMCG -3-12-11
ASASSN-22jo16.7IIUGC 6983
AT2022vhd16.8unknone
AT2022tto16.8unknone
AT2022sie16.8unknone
AT2022scp16.8*unknone
2022sdb16.8Ia-91TLEDA 45072
2022owx16.8*IInnone
AT2022uck16.9unknone
AT2022trw16.9*unknone
AT2022tla16.9unknone
2022ouv16.9*Ianone

* - last observation is over one month old.  

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away, a star exploded.   This star exploded so violently that for a few weeks the star outshone its parent galaxy.   This type of explosion is called a Supernova.   The last one in our galaxy was 400 years ago, making us about 300 years overdue for the next one.   On this web page you will find a list of the currently observable supernovae, along with information on their location, reference images, and their last reported brightness.   The data on this page comes from TNS and ATEL circulars.   These web pages have brought you the latest in supernovae data and images since April 1997.   25 years and counting.

.   For yesterday's updates, go to the updates page.

News: You will notice that the magnitudes of the brighter objects (< 17.0) are now updated more often.   We now have an image of 2021afdx taken by the JWST.   2022pul (aka ASASSN-22jp) is a type Ia that has reached Mag 12.1 in NGC 4415.   Two supernova found at the same time in the same galaxy, 2022pom (Mag 19.4) and AT2022poq (Mag 19.1) in LEDA 1663367.   For the year 2022, 14138 supernovae (1431 CBAT, 12707 unconfirmed, and 0 other sources) have been reported. (21425 last year).   The brightest SN of the year 2022 are 2022hrs (Mag 12.3) followed by 2022ffv (Mag 13.3) and 2022fw (Mag 13.5)

TNS has moved to a new URL: https://www.wis-tns.org/.   To post your discoveries, go to the TNS getting started page.   For supernovae light curves, look at the new Open supernova Catalog (see OSC links).   Latest Supernovae is now supported by Purdue University and maintains a new mirror hosted in the Department of Physics and Astronomy that is overseen by Dan Milisavljevic.   Purdue mirror page: http://www.physics.purdue.edu/brightsupernovae/.   New features: Modifed the sorted by name list to include removed objects and mark "non public" objects. All galactic objects (CV novae, etc) will be banished on a weekly basis to the boneyard.   Thanks for all of the images, I have been posting them on flickr.   Join the discussion! Facebook Supernova Enthusiasts Group.   The Active supernovae page is a version of this page which is designed to be easier to read.   I've done extensive work recently in the Archives.   If anybody knows who some of the "unknown" discoverers are, please let me know.   Does anybody know of a grant that I could apply to for supporting this page? I probably spend about 2 hours a night working on it.   Please note my backup e-mail address: dbishopx at gmail.com .  To turn off the icons, use this link.   With the demise of of Yahoo Groups, I am moving isn_chat to Google groups.   Please sign up if interested.   VSNet is partially back up!   LOSS ask people who discover supernovae to provide an offset from a nearby star to make spectroscopy easier.  

AT2022vtq (= ASASSN-22ma), TNS discovered 2022/09/25.050 by All Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae (ASAS-SN)
Found in an anonymous galaxy at R.A. = 21h28m05s.962, Decl. = -38°01'25".68
Located 0".0 east and 0".0 north of the center of the host galaxy
Mag 17.3:9/25, Type unknown (zhost=0.030077)

AT2022vhi (= ASASSN-22ln), TNS discovered 2022/09/20.370 by All Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae (ASAS-SN)
Found in an anonymous galaxy at R.A. = 03h17m41s.278, Decl. = -70°54'56".66
Located 0".0 east and 0".0 north of the center of the host galaxy
Mag 17.5:9/20, Type unknown (zhost=0.050000)

2022uqg (= ASASSN-22lh), TNS discovered 2022/09/18.120 by All Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae (ASAS-SN)
Found in ESO 458-G7 at R.A. = 18h48m23s.556, Decl. = -28°44'17".12
Located 0".0 east and 0".0 north of the center of ESO 458-G7
Mag 17.2:9/18, Type Ia (z=0.034) (zhost=0.031995) (References: AstroNote 2022-197)

AT2022tsx (= PSP22ac) (= PSN J23043233+4413063), TNS discovered 2022/09/08.650 by Xingming Observatory Sky Survey (XOSS)
Found in UGC 12341 at R.A. = 23h04m32s.330, Decl. = +44°13'06".30
Located 28".0 east and 11".0 south of the center of UGC 12341 (Discovery image)
Mag 18.8:9/8, Type unknown (zhost=0.046330) (References: CBAT TOCP)

AT2022sjd, TNS discovered 2022/08/27.699 by Masaki Tsuboi
Found in NGC 132 at R.A. = 00h30m11s.990, Decl. = +02°04'43".90
Located 19".8 east and 52".5 south of the center of NGC 132 (Katsumi Yoshimoto image)
Mag 14.5:8/27, Type MP (Note = Jupiter VI = Himalia)