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Supernova 2008ge

A magnitude 12.4 supernova, 2008ge, was discovered by Pignata et al. (CHASE) on the 3rd October, 2008, in the barred-spiral galaxy NGC 1527 in the constellation Horologium.
The supernova is located 5"east 2".0 north from the center of the galaxy.
As yet the type is unknown.

Position(2000): RA = 04 08 24.68, Dec. = -4753'47".4

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