Discovery certificate for object 2001kw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14957 [ 2017TNSTR1302....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-23 08:37:39
Sender: Mr. Claude Cornen
Source Group: None

Claude Cornen report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2001kw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:14:32.925 (228.637187146) DEC = +01:30:46.17 (1.512826194)
Discovery date: 2001-05-23 07:35:52 (JD=2452052.8165741)

Potential host galaxy: SDSS J151432.68+013045.2

Remarks: SDSS DR7 ObjId = 587729747374113027 DR14 1237655468599017735 Host DR14 1237655468599017738

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2001-05-23 07:35:52
Flux: 19.56 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: SDSS-Spec
Telescope: Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: DECaLS DR5 decam 425110 N4 r 2015-03-27 07:54

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2001kw