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PNV J00423662+4113502

PNV J00423662+4113502   2012 10 10.8297*  00 42 36.62 +41 13 50.2  16.0 U   87W 138S  M31       R 9

2012 10 10.8297

Zhangwei Jin(Ningbo, Zhejiang, China) and Xing Gao (Urumqi, Xinjiang, China), report the discovery of a possible nova (mag approximately 16.0) on a 40-s survey image (limiting mag about 19.5)taken by Xing Gao in Xingming ObservationSky Survey(C42) around Oct .10.82970 UT,2012. using an unfiltered CCD ( + Celestron C14 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope D=350-mm @f/6.9 ).the new object approximately located at R.A. =00h 42m 36s.62Decl.=+41°13'50".2(equinox 2000.0). Which is about 86.8" west and 138.3" south of the center of the NGC224(M31). Nothing is visible at this position at this position on archival images taken on Sep.25 (limiting mag 19.5)

2012 10 11.5000

Sorry , perhaps that's a odd object , Nothing seen in our latest Fits file picture .

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