Nova Sgr 2014 Alert Notice 497
The IAU CBAT TOCP has a report of a possible nova in Sgr = PNV J18250860-2236024
R.A. 18h25m08.60s Decl. -22°36'02.4" (J2000.0)
8.7 mag (unfiltered) on 2014 January 26.857 UT
It was discovered by Furuyama and has been confirmed by Noguchi. Details are at:
Folow-up, particularly spectroscopy to determine the nature of this object, is needed.
Many thanks and good observing - Elizabeth Waagen, AAVSO HQ