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Reports from Geisei Observatory<April 30, 1999>

• The recurrent nova in Aquila
This nova was discovered by Mr. Takamizawa and Mr. Yamamoto early in the morning of April 29. It was captured in a color photograph by a 135mm f/2.0 camera early in the morning of April 30 at Geisei. It is a reddish star toward the edge in the photograph. The visual magnitude was about 9.

The small star with an arrow is the nova.

Nova in Aquyila(CI Aql)
Early morning of April 30, 2000
135mm f/2.0 camera
at Geisei Observatory
Part of the above photograph enlared

Copyright (C) 2000 Tsutomu Seki.