Discovery certificate for object 2017ahu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 8672

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-09 00:23:42
Sender: Pan-STARRS1 (PS1_Bot1)
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

K. C. Chambers, M. E. Huber, H. Flewelling, E. A. Magnier, N. Primak, A. Schultz, (IfA, University of Hawaii), S. J. Smartt, K. W. Smith, (Queen's University Belfast), J. Tonry, C. Waters, (IfA, University of Hawaii) D. E. Wright, D. R. Young (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017ahu
Discoverer internal name: PS17asg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:25:05.69 (66.2737022712) DEC = +03:58:43.02 (3.97861684468)
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 05:42:43 (JD=2457774.7379977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 05:42:43
Flux: 19.79 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: DSS

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