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Transient object in Scorpius

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AAX
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Transient object in Scorpius

Dear friends,

According to CBAT Transient Objects website we've got a transiente object (possible nova?) in Scorpius with magnitude 10.1 (U).

More information:
http://www.cbat.eps.harvard.edu/unconf/followups/J17154683-3128303.html

AAX

weo
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TCP J17154683-3128303 appears to be a possible nova

Yes, TCP J17154683-3128303 appears to be a possible nova based on amplitude and detection of x-rays (ATel #6015). An AAVSO Special Notice will be issued this afternoon.

Good observing,

Elizabeth Waagen, AAVSO HQ

hambsch
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New Nova

I have put it in my observing list.

Josch

weo
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Special Notice #383 on TCP J17154683-3128303

AAVSO Special Notice #383 on TCP J17154683-3128303 has been issued.

Good observing,

Elizabeth Waagen, AAVSO HQ

AAX
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I observed visually today

I observed visually today (2014 March 28 ~08:00 UT) and estimated at 11.8 using Tycho-2 comps.
Complete report will sent to AAVSO Database.

AAX

FRF
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new AAVSO comps available

Please note, that there is a fresn AAVSO sequence available for this nova candidate. It can be downloaded via VSP.

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