J. Maza Department of Astronomy, University of Chile, reports the discovery by M. Wischnjewsky of a possible supernova on a plate of NGC 4902 exposed by him. The object is 6" west and 60" north of the galaxy's nucleus and was of photographic magnitude 16 on Aug. 19.020 UT.
International Astronomical Union Circular
- Pub Date:
- August 1979