AAVSO: American Association of Variable Star Observers

Proposal #388

Proposer (4001) Brad Young (allenb_young@yahoo.com) obscode: YBA
Assigned To(3663) Dirk Terrell
Date SubmittedAug. 5, 2023

Continue on Nova Sgr 2023 for decline curve. BVRI with cadence of 6 hrs (2x a night) and stop on Dec 31, 2023

Target RA (H.HH) Dec (D.DD) Magnitude Telescope Observation Frequency Expiration Date Proprietary Term
V6596 Sgr 17.941075 -17.24856 14.0–6.0 OC61 1 Jan. 1, 2024 No


(3663) Dirk Terrell — Aug. 9, 2023, 2:41 p.m.

There are concerns that good photometry can be done on this target, but we're willing to give it a try. Use BVI on OC61.

(4726) Kenneth Menzies — Aug. 9, 2023, 6:44 p.m.

committed once per night to oc61. 300 sec exposures. Very slow decline now and very faint (16.8?). See if you can resolve this star at all? report photometry success?

Comments on this proposal are closed.