Location of Photo:
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Date/Time of photo:
31 March at 5:00am
Orion ED80CF-T refractor with a EQ6R mount and ASI183 CMOS camera
Nova Cas 2021 (indicated by lines), the first nova of 2021, was discovered on 18 March and continues to shine brightly at approximate magnitude of 7.8. The open star cluster Messier 52 is to the left of the nova. .