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CBAT "Transient Object Followup Reports"

PNV J00441072+4154224

PNV J00441072+4154224   2022 03 05.5923*  00 44 10.72 +41 54 22.4  17.7 U  974E2295N  M31       R 3

2022 03 05.5923

Jingyuan Zhao, Mi Zhang, Jiangao Ruan, Guoyou Sun, Jianlin Xu, Yi Ding and Xing Gao (Xingming Observatory), report the discovery of M31N 2017-01e possible recurrent outburst in 2022. The object approximately 17.7 CV on several 120-s survey images (limiting mag about 19.0) taken by Xing Gao in Xingming Observatory #2 (N89) around 2022 Mar. 05.59237 UT using a unfiltered CCD (0.5-m f/4 reflector). The transient approximately located at R.A. = 00h44m10.72s, Dec. = +41d54'22.4" (equinox 2000.0). Which is about 974.0" east and 2294.9" north of the center of the NGC224(M31). Nothing is visible at this position on archival images taken on 2022 Mar. 02.61067 UT (limiting mag 18.5). Images can be found at: http://xjltp.china-vo.org/psp22p.html .

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