SUPERNOVA sn2004dj in NGC 2403
7th AUG 2004
VC200L @ f6.4 + Vesta SC3 'PIPCAM' in RAW mode
At mag +12, this is the brightest supernova for some time (It was clearly visible in the eyepiece even thought the host galaxy was barely visible against the bright background sky) The spectrum shows it to be a type II supernova.
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