Discovery certificate for object 2005nd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 7705 [ 2017TNSTR..28....1J ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-01-06 11:26:28
Sender: Alexander Jonkeren
Source Group: None

Alexander Jonkeren report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2005nd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:06:51.021 (31.71258769) DEC = +14:43:28.31 (14.72453056)
Discovery date: 2005-12-06 06:32:00 (JD=2453710.7722222)

Potential host galaxy: IC 1780

Remarks: This discovery is made possible with the help of the moderators and zooites from the Zooniverse run project GalaxyZoo.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2005-12-06 06:32:00
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: SDSS-Spec
Telescope: Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2005nd