NOVA OPHIUCHI 2012 = PNV J17260708-2551454
Discovered by H. Nishimura on 2012 March 25.789 UT
TOCP Designation: PNV J17260708-2551454
Observation Date: 2012 03 27.45902UT
Mag.=12.6, R.A.=17 26 07.02 Decl=-25 51 42.5 (USNO-B1.0), remotely using a 0.25-m f/3.4 hyperbolic astrograph + unfiltered CCD (SBIG ST-10XME) at the RAS Observatory near Mayhill, NM, U.S.A..
Position and magnitude were measured on an image composed from 3-frames which were taken by each 60-seconds exposure under the limiting magnitude = 18.5.
Observer T. Yusa, Osaki, Japan.
Toru YUSA, Osaki Lifelong Lerning Center (D92)