Hasan H. Esenoğlu Istanbul University, Science Faculty, Department of Astronomy and Space Sciences,
34452 University, Istanbul, Turkey
M. Türker Özkan Istanbul University Observatory Research and Application Center, 34452 University-
We find an expansion parallax for the slow nova RW Ursae Minoris.
An Hα image shows that the diameter of the nova shell in 1995 was 2.94 arcsecs.
We derived a distance of 5,250 pc and an absolute magnitude at maximum of -7.7
for the nova.