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Eliot Herman
Mayhill NM
03:30 am

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280 mm RASA telescope of iTelescope

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Nova V1405 Cassiopeiae has brightened to magnitude 5.4. The Nova was mag 7.8 since shortly after its discovery in March but it suddenly brightened to about mag 5.4. Mag 5 novas are uncommon. The nova is visible for about a hour before dawn. The open cluster M52 and the Bubble Nebula is also shown in the photo.