ASASSN-20ga: highly reddened galactic classical nova in Sagittarius

Association Francaise des Observateurs d'Etoiles Variables (AFOEV)
Mon, 06/08/2020 - 11:55

ASASSN-20ga (N)

"Palomar Gattini-IR NIR discovery and classification of a highly reddened Galactic classical nova PGIR20dsv / AT 2020lrv":

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Complete ASAS-SN Sky Patrol (Shappee et al. 2014ApJ...788...48S and Kochanek et al. 2017PASP..129j4502K) light curve and data:…

ZTF light curve:

Further spectroscopy and multiband photometry are encouraged.

Clear skies,

Vereniging Voor Sterrenkunde, Werkgroep Veranderlijke Sterren (Belgium) (VVS)

I have observed it since it was announced by T. Kato. Data are with the AAVSO.


American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO)
Alert Notice 706 - N Sgr 2020 No. 2 = ASASSN-20ga


AAVSO Alert Notice 706 reports on the discovery of N Sgr 2020 No. 2 (ASASSN-20ga). Please see the notice for details and observing instructions.

Many thanks, and Good observing,

Elizabeth O. Waagen, AAVSO HQ