Nova Cyg 2006

Special Notice #10: Possible Nova in Cyg [V2362 Cyg]

April 4, 2006: D. Green, Central Bureau of Astronomical Telegrams (CBAT), reports on the discovery of a possible nova in Cygnus by Hideo Nishimura on Tech Pan films. It has been confirmed by Richard Miles (Golden Hill Observatory). The following observations have been reported:

Date            Magnitude                           Observer

March 23      <12 unfiltered photographic H. Nishimura

April 2.80667 10.5 unfiltered photographic H. Nishimura

April 4.9947  8.5 +/- 0.3 CCDV                 R. Miles (MXL)

Alert Notice 337: 2107+44 V2362 Cygni = Nova Cygni 2006

April 6, 2006

SUBJECT: 2107+44 V2362 CYGNI = NOVA CYGNI 2006

Event: Nova in Cygnus

Discovered By: Hideo Nishimura, Miyawaki, Kakegawa, Japan (reported by S. Nakano, Sumoto, Japan) (IAU Circular 8697)

Discovery Magnitude: photographic magnitude 10.5, T-Max 400 film (IAU Circular 8697)

Discovery Date: April 2.80667 UT (IAU Circular 8697)