Supernova 2001ba in ESO 439-G18

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2001ba in ESO 439-G18 Basic information on this SN, including the last reported brightness, on this Supernova can be found on the main page. Information on the original web pages for many of these images can be found on the updates and links web pages.

sn01ba_i.jpg Found by Robin Chassagne of Reunion Island (Indian Ocean). The host galaxy for this SN is also called MCG -05-28-1. This is another fairly bright type Ia. We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal. Icon created from Robin Chassagne's confirmation image.

The following is a list of images of this SN, in chronological order. Click on the name in the "observer" column to see the image. Times and dates are in UT unless otherwise noted. If you know of any others, please tell me!
Image CreditDateMagFilterComments
Robin Chassagne image 2001/04/27.815.9CDiscovery, mirror
Robin Chassagne image 2001/04/28.6915.9CConfirmation, mirror, mirror
Roland Santallo image 2001/04/29.29316.24CR
Roland Santallo image 2001/04/29.42116.15CR mirror
Rafael Ferrando image 2001/04/30.88716.0:CR
Cedric Layrat image 2001/05/12.89316.5:CR
CTIO image 2001/05/18V

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David Bishop
Last modified: Fri May 24 13:13:50 EDT 2002