Discovery certificate for object 2014fn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 15181 [ 2017TNSTR1363....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-12-03 17:25:31
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 2014fn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:40:02.694 (220.011227) DEC = -01:31:41.16 (-1.528099)
Discovery date: 2014-03-26 07:32:28.000 (JD=2456742.814213)

Potential host galaxy: 2dFGRS N281Z200
Host redshift: 0.080166


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2014-03-26 07:32:28.000
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: instrument: VLT Survey Telescope (VST), located at the ESO Paranal Observatory, for the KiDS (Kilo-Degree Survey)

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: DECaLS-DR5

Details of the new object can be viewed here: