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Var Her 04

Alert Notice 306: Possible new variable in Hercules - 1835+25 Var Her 04 AND Update on request for monitoring of 0409-71 VW Hyi

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF VARIABLE STAR OBSERVERS
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AAVSO ALERT NOTICE 306 (June 22, 2004)

SUBJECT:

  1. Possible New Variable in Hercules: 1835+25 VAR HER 04
  2. Update on Request for Monitroing of 0409-71 VW HYDRI

1. POSSIBLE NEW VARIABLE IN HERCULES

Object: 1835+25 VAR HER 04

Possible New Variable in Hercules: Var Her 04

A possible new variable has been discovered in Hercules. The nature of this object is not yet known although it now appears to be a catacylsmic variable. It does not appear to be a classical nova, and is quite blue. At this time it appears to be a UGWZ type dwarf novae. UGWZ stars have very infrequent outbursts decades apart.

Last updated: Tue Nov 9 11:35:59 EST 2004

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