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Alert Notice 686: B-band photometry of TYC 2597-735-1 urgently needed

November 19, 2019

AAVSO Forum thread (scroll to the bottom of a thread for latest posts):
- Campaigns and Observation Reports:
https://www.aavso.org/tyc-2597-735-1-campaign-2019

Dr. Keri Hoadley (California Institute of Technology) requests AAVSO observers' assistance in obtaining B-band images of the star TYC 2597-735-1 over the next few weeks. This campaign needs to be accomplished before the target becomes unobservable in the West.

AAVSO Alert Notice 685: EM Cyg monitoring requested

NOTE: Dr. Ruiz-Carmona communicates that they would like to observe EM Cyg after another outburst to obtain further data. Please continue to monitor EM Cyg as instructed below until further notice. - Elizabeth O. Waagen, December 2, 2019

November 8, 2019

Alert Notice 684: Photometry requested for campaign on V1491 Cyg

November 1, 2019

AAVSO Forum threads (scroll to the bottom of a thread for latest posts):
 - Campaigns and Observing Reports: https://www.aavso.org/v1491-cyg-campaign-2019
 - Young Stellar Objects: https://www.aavso.org/v1491-cyg-campaign-2019-01
 

Dr. Dirk Froebrich (University of Kent) has requested AAVSO observations to support their upcoming observations of V1491 Cyg. He writes:

AAVSO Contributors Honored

AAVSO presented awards to their recipients at the 108th Annual Meeting

 

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (October 24, 2019)—At the 108th American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) Annual Meeting, four people were honored for their contributions to the organization and pursuit of its mission at the banquet held on Sunday night.

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