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Nova Sagittarii 2010

V5585 Sgr = Nova Sagittarii 2010

Discoverer: John Seach.

Discovery date: 2010 January 20.72 UT

Position: R.A. 18 07 26.95   Dec. -29 00 43.6  (2000.0)

Maximum magnitude: 8.5 Visual

Spectrum: H. Maehara, Kwasan Observatory, Kyoto University. H-alpha, H-beta, and Fe II emission lines.

Notes: Fe II nova. Poorly observed nova with only 22 observations in AAVSO database. My first astronomical discovery after 19 years searching for comets and novae. 

References:
CBET 2140, 2142
IAUC 9112
AAVSO Special Notice 190
AAVSO Alert Notice 416
Variable Star Index (VSX)
Saito, R. K., Minniti, D., Angeloni, R., et al. 2013, A&A, 554, 123: A Near-Infrared Catalogue of the Galactic Novae in the VVV Survey Area
E.V. Kazarovets, N.N. Samus, O.V. Durlevich, et al. 2011, Information Bulletin on Variable Stars (IBVS) 5969
Mroz P et. al. OGLE Atlas of Classical Novae I. Galactic Bulge Objects, Astrophysical Journal Supplement 2015.