[vsnet-alert 18442] Re: PNV J18365700-2855420: possible nova (6.0 mag) in Sagittarius

walcom77 walcom77 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 16 22:53:49 JST 2015

Following the posting on the Central Bureau's Transient Object
Confirmation Page about a possible Nova in Sgr (TOCP Designation: PNV
J18365700-2855420) we performed some follow-up of this object.

Info and images:


On our images taken on March 16.5, 2015 we can confirm the presence of
an optical counterpart with R-CCD magnitude 5.8 at coordinates:

R.A. = 18 36 56.85, Decl.= -28 55 40.0
(equinox 2000.0; UCAC-4 catalogue reference stars).

With kind regards,

Ernesto Guido & Nick Howes

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