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SS Cygni: anomalous outburst (since 2 September 2017)

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SPK
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SS Cygni: anomalous outburst (since 2 September 2017)

SS Cygni (probably the most popular of all dwarf novae) is currently undergoing an anomalous outburst (since 2 September 2017):
https://www.aavso.org/apps/webobs/results/?star=SS%20CYG&num_results=200

SS Cyg in VSX: https://www.aavso.org/vsx/index.php?view=detail.top&oid=10939

AAVSO "Variable Star of the Season" article from the archive: https://www.aavso.org/vsots_sscyg

Clear skies,
Patrick

Deconinck Michel
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Thank you Patrick, indeed I

Thank you Patrick, indeed I saw that too, this very morning my last estimation gives 11.3. And another star shows a strange curve shape look at Khi Cyg, with one of the "highest" minimum.

Michel

GZN
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Khi Cygni

Hi Michel

More noticeable is that Khi Cygni didn't shown, in this cycle, a hump in the ascending branch of the light curve.

SPK
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SS Cygni is still at 11 mag
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