Supernova 2012ec: Identification of the progenitor and early monitoring with PESSTO

Date

2013

Authors

Maund, Justyn
Fraser, Morgan
Smartt, Stephen J.
Botticella, M T
Barbarino, C
Childress, Michael
Gal-Yam, Avishay
Inserra, Cosimo
Pignata, Guiliano
Reichart, D E

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Blackwell Publishing Ltd

Abstract

We present the identification of the progenitor of the Type IIP SN 2012ec in archival preexplosion Hubble Space Telescope Wide Field Planetary Camera 2 (WFPC2) and Advanced Camera for Surveys Wide Field Channel F814W images. The properties of the progenit

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Keywords: Galaxies: individual: Ngc 1084; Supernovae: general; Supernovae: individual: 2012ec

Citation

Source

Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

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Journal article

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Open Access

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DOI

10.1093/mnrasl/slt017

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