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The optical photometric and spectroscopic investigation of Type IIP supernova 2012A

  • Rupak Roy (a1), Firoza Sutaria (a2), Subhash Bose (a1), Sean Johnson (a3), Vikram Dwarkadas (a3), Brian York (a4), Brijesh Kumar (a1), Brajesh Kumar (a1), Vijay K. Bhatt (a1), Sayan Chakraborti (a5), Don York (a3), Adam Ritchey (a6), Gabrielle Saurage (a7) and Mary Beth Kaiser (a8)...


Supernova 2012A was discovered on 7.39UT, January, 2012 in the nearby galaxy NGC 3239 at an unfiltered magnitude of 14.6 and classified spectroscopically as a Type IIP event. Here, we present the optical photometric and spectroscopic follow-up of the event during 14d to 130d post explosion.



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