Discovery certificate for object 2017atz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9014 [ 2017TNSTR.185....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-14 22:01:23
Sender: SkyMapper (smt_bot)
Source Group: SkyMapper

A. Möller, B. Tucker for the SkyMapper Transient Survey report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017atz
Discoverer internal name: SMT17ake
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:19:43.883 (199.932847) DEC = -35:52:58.44 (-35.8829)
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 16:43:40 (JD=2457775.1969907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-01-21 16:43:40
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-01-21 16:40:48
Limiting flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2017atz