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Transient object in Scorpius

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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

TCP J17154683-3128303 appears to be a possible nova
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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

New Nova
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I have put it in my observing list.


Josch

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

Good observing,

Elizabeth Waagen, AAVSO HQ

I observed visually today
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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

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

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