Discovery certificate for object 2005nf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 13586 [ 2017TNSTR.984....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-09-10 21:12:53
Sender: Alexander Jonkeren
Source Group: None

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

IAU Designation: AT 2005nf
Discoverer internal name: Galaxy_Zoo_002
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:16:24.685 (244.10285489) DEC = +51:03:15.41 (51.054279251)
Discovery date: 2005-06-05 10:10:00 (JD=2453526.9236111)


Remarks: This discovery is made possible with the help of the scientists, moderators and volunteers of the Zooniverse project Galaxy Zoo.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2005-06-05 10:10:00
Flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: SDSS-Spec
Telescope: Sloan Digital Sky Survey

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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