Symbiotic nova in Sco
Posted: July 19, 2013 - 7:27am
VVV-NOV-003 = OGLE-2011-BLG-1444: symbiotic nova in Sco
The outburst of this recently discovered symbiotic nova in Sco started already in September 2011! In it's long lasting maximum the star varies between 10.24 and 11.58 in I band. Taking into account color index V-I=1.5 the star can be observed around 12-13.5 in V. Coordinates of the object: 17:50:19.27, -33:39:07.3 (J2000.0) OGLE-IV light curve: http://ogle.astrouw.edu.pl/cont/4_main/var/OGLE-2011-BLG-1444/index.html Further info: http://www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=5212 http://www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=5213
New AAVSO sequence has been recently created for this star. Hopefully it will be uploaded into VSD soon.