Discovery certificate for object 2017beh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9313 [ 2019TNSTR.259....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-02-21 19:18:39
Date made public: 2019-02-21
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017beh
Discoverer internal name: iPTF17beh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:54:31.022 (223.62926) DEC = +33:53:46.17 (33.896157)
Discovery date: 2017-02-21 12:47:31 (JD=2457806.0329977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-21 12:47:31
Flux: 19.495 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2009-01-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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