Supernova 2001gb in IC 582

This page is devoted to information on Supernova 2001gb in IC 582 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.

sn01gb_i.gif Discovered by Mike Schwartz, the amature portion of LOTOSS. This is a distant type Ia. IC 583 has has a very nearby companion galaxy, IC 583 (= UGC 5363). We have a DSS Photometry reference image made by Odd Trondal. Icon created from Mike Schwartz's discovery 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
LOTOSS image 2001/11/20.516.8CDiscovery, mirror, local mirror
JM Llapasset image 2001/11/26/15916.6:CR
JM Llapasset image 2001/11/28.17516.5CR
JM Llapasset image 2001/12/01.17416.6CR
Josep M. Bosch image 2001/12/12.05C
J. Nicolas image 2001/12/18.05717.3:CR

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Last modified: Thu Dec 20 12:55:16 EST 2001