Nova in Hercules – 13/06/2021

Designation: TCP J18573095+1653396 = ZTF19aasfsjq  (N:)

Discovered on 2021 June 12.537 UT at mag. 8.4 by Seiji Ueda (Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan)


I imaged this nova only a couple of hours after discovery:

300s – Esprit 120 – Asi 071 mc pro (single sub) – Brightness estimated at mag. 6,4

2 nights later: the nova has decreased in brightness, now estimated at mag 8.4

The bright star in the left of the frame is variable star FF AQL


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