A. Price, AAVSO, reports that DO Dra (cf. IAUC 7260) is in outburst for the first time since 2000 Nov. 15 (when it peaked at m_v = 10.1 and faded to quiescence in 4 days), as indicated by the following visual magnitude estimates: Jan. 23.229 UT, 14.5 (M. Simonsen, Imlay City, MI); 23.733, 11.4 (W. Kriebel, Osterwaal, Germany); 23.758, 11.0 (C. Otten, Kinrooi, Belgium); 23.808, 11.5 (W. Renz, Karlsruhe, Germany).
International Astronomical Union Circular
- Pub Date:
- January 2004