[vsnet-alert 24266] LMC V1341: new recurrent nova eruption!

Patrick Schmeer pasc1312-aavso@yahoo.de via vsnet-alert vsnet-alert at ooruri.kusastro.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Mon May 11 17:13:05 JST 2020

LMC V1341  (NR+E)
Eclipsing, orbital period 1.26432 d
I just noticed a new eruption of the recurrent nova LMC V1341 in
recent ASAS-SN Sky Patrol (Shappee et al. 2014ApJ...788...48S
and Kochanek et al. 2017PASP..129j4502K) light curve and data:

Previous eruptions were recorded in 1968, 1990, 2002, 2010, and 2016.

Spectroscopy and time-resolved photometry are urgently required.
Clear skies,

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