Discovery certificate for object 2014fm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 14881 [ 2017TNSTR1286....1L ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-11-20 21:49:18
Sender: Mr. Simone Leonini
Source Group: ISSP

Simone Leonini report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2014fm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:45:41.380 (41.422417) DEC = -08:12:30.10 (-8.208361)
Discovery date: 2014-10-24 23:18:15 (JD=2456955.4710069)

Potential host galaxy: NGC1082

Remarks: Simone Leonini, Siena, Italy, report the discovery by S. Leonini, G. Guerrini, M. Conti, P. Rosi and L.M. Tinjaca Ramirez of an optical transient near NGC1082 (mag. about +18.14CR +/-0.24 – USNO B1 catalogue) on unfiltered CCD image (limiting mag. about +19.5) taken on 2014 October 24.97101 UT at the Montarrenti Observatory in the course of an automatic survey of the Italian Supernovae Search Project. Telescope: RC D=0.53m f/8.7, Detector: U47. Position: R.A. 02h45m41.38s +/-0.25”, Decl. -08°12'30.1" +/-0.21” - equinox 2000.0. Confirmation images was obtained on 2014 October 25.90038 UT (mag. about +17.99CR +/-0.12 – limiting mag. about +19.0). Last negative image: 2014 september 29 (limiting mag. about +19.0). No known variables stars or minor planets

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2014-10-24 23:18:15
Flux: 18.14 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope: RC D=0.53m f/8.7

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2014-09-29 23:54:41
Limiting flux: 19 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope: RC D=0.53m f/8.7

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2014fm