J. A. Graham, Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory, reports that he has discovered another nova in the Large Magellanic Cloud on a plate taken by H. Rojas as follows: 1977 UT R. A. (1975) Decl. Mag. Mar. 12 5 05.4 -70 11 10 The nova was measured by R. Canterna to be of visual magnitude 11.0 on Mar. 13.1 and to have V = 10.64, B-V = +0.15 on Mar. 14.1 UT. The object is about 0'.5 north of HV 5587.
International Astronomical Union Circular
- Pub Date:
- March 1977