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Outburst of the recurrent nova V745 Scorpii
by Ivan Adamin in March-April 2014 (#5)
An outburst of the recurrent nova V745 Sco (Nova Sco 1937) has been reported by Rod Stubbings from Australia. Observations made on 2014 February 6.694 UT revealed the star at visual magnitude 9.0. This is only the third recorded outburst of this nova, the others occurred in 1937 and 1989.
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