Discovery certificate for object 2017bzt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 9938 [ 2017TNSTR.288....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-08 04:30:04
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: SN 2017bzt
Discoverer internal name: SMT17bif
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:09.697 (195.790405) DEC = -39:25:17.26 (-39.42146)
Discovery date: 2017-02-27 12:38:52 (JD=2457812.0269907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-27 12:38:52
Flux: 19.35 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 1858-08-10 00:00:00
Limiting flux: -99 ABMag
Filter: Other-
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/2017bzt