Small Magellanic Cloud

Nova discoveries Small Magellanic Cloud

Seventeen novae have been discoved in the Small Magellanic Cloud.

Nova SMC 2012
OGLE-2012-NOVA-002
Discoverer: OGLE-IV Transient Search
Position R.A. 0 32 55.06, -74 20 19.7 (2000.0)
Discovery date: 2012 October 11 
Maximum Magnitude 16.5 I band
References: Astronomer's Telegram 4483, 4485, 4487, 4500, 4501, 4543, 4853, 4920

*For older novae refer to IAU Circulars