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Thread: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

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    Default matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial



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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    The IAU is gonna need a better SN naming convention...
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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    The IAU is gonna need a better SN naming convention...
    Agreed... but I'm at a loss what to do... The labels now are so "meh".... But as we see deeper and deeper we're going to have passles of SNs to name.

    I propose that the next SN be named Lydia.... like hurricanes....

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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    You guys are worried about something only super geeks worry about. Its not like the other stuff we talk about... Oh, never mind.

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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Were you talking to me?
    I was going to suggest the hurricane format but nFA beat me to it.
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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    The IAU is gonna need a better SN naming convention...
    Well if they stay with convention the word dwarf is going to be in the mix lol
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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Quote Originally Posted by MG1692 View Post
    Well if they stay with convention the word dwarf is going to be in the mix lol
    There will be lots of unsavory four and five letter words in the mix.
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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Quote Originally Posted by bladekeeper View Post
    There will be lots of unsavory four and five letter words in the mix.
    I have an idea for an IAU anthem. First take.....



    And in the bass line only replace spam with dwarf..... so

    dwarf dwarf dwarf dwarf (in the low voices) followed by spammity spam! in the high voices. what you think?

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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    Quote Originally Posted by not_Fritz_Argelander View Post
    I have an idea for an IAU anthem. First take.....



    And in the bass line only replace spam with dwarf..... so

    dwarf dwarf dwarf dwarf (in the low voices) followed by spammity spam! in the high voices. what you think?
    Dwarf spam 2017a - sounds pretty catchy to me lol
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    Default Re: matching a SN to the host galaxy is not trivial

    I'm thinking that the IAU could announce SN names with "dwarf dwarf dwarf dwarf spammity spam"as festive background music.
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