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Nova LMC 2012

Nova LMC 2012 = TCP J04550000-7027150

Discoverer: John Seach

Discovery date: 2012 March 26.397 UT

Position: R.A. 04 54 56.84   Dec. -70 26 56.1 (2000.0)

Maximum magnitude: 10.7

Notes: Remarkable nova in Large Magellanic Cloud. Possible recurrent nova. Highest temperature nova ever observed.

References:
Transient Object Confirmation Page
CBET 3071
AAVSO Special Notice 270
Astronomers Telegram 4002, 4043, 4092, 4106, 4116
Pan-chromatic observations of the remarkable nova LMC 2012 Schwarz, G.J. et al., 2015, AJ, 149, 95