June 23, 2018

15.04.11: T Pyxidis in Outburst!

The field of T Pyx with 1 deg & 5 deg FOV…(Created by Author in Starry Night).

We interrupt this week’s regularly scheduled book review (which will run tomorrow) to bring notice to a recent celestial goings on. Early Thursday morning, AAVSO alert notice #436 graced our inbox; recurrent nova T Pyxidis is currently in outburst. [Read more...]