Nova Delphini 2013, a newly-discovered nova in Delphinus

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Image of Nova Delphini 2013, a newly-discovered nova in the constellation Delphinus. Image taken on August 16, 2013 using a tripod-mounted Canon 450D DSLR with 50 mm lens set at f/1.8, 10 x 6 sec exp, ISO 1600, from Cavite, Philippines. The nova is now ‘almost’ visible to the naked eye. Constellation Delphinus is visible on the left, while the bright star on the lower right is Altair. This photo was featured in the gallery of Space.com. Photo Credit: Anthony Urbano. For more images of supernova, click here.

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2 thoughts on “Nova Delphini 2013, a newly-discovered nova in Delphinus

  1. I took pictures of the night sky on August 10 or 11 2013 where the nove was discovered. Can you verify if I am correct in the attached photo? Thank you

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