Now is a good time to look for M31 the Andromeda Galaxy, its very high up and can be seen mid evening.
On This Day
November 8th 1942
Novae Puppis 1942
One of the brightest Novae Nova of the 20th century, Nova Puppis was discovered by Bernhard Dawson at the University Observatory, La Plata, Argentina. Today the nova is referred to as CP Puppis.