ASASSN-15qd is a nova

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 04:12

There have been two spectroscopic confirmations of ASASSN-15qd as a highly-reddened nova:

Here is the original discovery ATEL:


Cheers -

Rob Kaufman, KBJ

Association Francaise des Observateurs d'Etoiles Variables (AFOEV)
ASASSN-15qd = Nova Aql 2015 = V1831 Aql (IAUC 9278)

V1831 Aquilae = Nova Aquilae 2015 = ASASSN-15qd (= PNV J19215012+1509248) (Central Bureau for Astronomical Telegrams, Circular No. 9278)