Discovery certificate for object 2002ly
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14965 [ 2017TNSTR1302....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-23 16:43:21
Sender: Mr. Claude Cornen
Reporting Group: None     Discovery Data Source: None

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

IAU Designation: AT 2002ly
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:44:04.398 (146.01832379) DEC = +39:23:49.16 (39.39698937)
Discovery date: 2002-11-07 11:31:20.000 (JD=2452585.9800926)

Potential host galaxy: 2MFGC 7551

Remarks: SDSS objID = 1237660342862938262


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2002-11-07 11:31:20.000
Flux: 18.09 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: SDSS-Spec
Telescope: Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: PanSTARRS-1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: