View Full Version : Observing News: Nova Eridani Flash Fire!

2009-Nov-27, 07:40 PM
K. Itagaki of Yamagata, Japan was photographing the night sky in Eridanus two days ago when Hitoshi Yamaoka of Kyushu University noticed an anomaly – a possible classic nova event. Just how big a jump in amplitude did this star make? Try at least seven magnitudes within hours… and Joe Brimacombe was [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/2009/11/27/observing-news-nova-eridani-flash-fire/)

2009-Dec-01, 09:41 PM
It's not much since the moon was 96%, but here is my image of Nova Eridani 2009:

-- Kevin Heider