V2674 Oph

Special Notice #195: Nova Oph 2010 No. 2 [V2674 Oph]

February 20, 2010: Central Bureau for Astronomical Telegrams CBET 2176 (Daniel W. E. Green, ed.) announces the discovery by Hideo Nishimura, Miyawaki, Kakegawa, Shizuoka-ken, Japan, of a probable nova (confirmed in CBET 2179). Discovery was Feb. 18.845 UT at magnitude 9.4, on two 13-s frames using a Minolta 120-mm f/3.5 lens and a Canon EOS 5D Digital camera mounted on a Takahashi EM100 equatorial telescope.