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    Observing News: Nova Eridani Flash Fire!

    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 [...]

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    It's not much since the moon was 96%, but here is my image of Nova Eridani 2009:
    http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...i-2009-LB4.jpg

    -- Kevin Heider

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