Discovery certificate for object 2017cih
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10183 [ 2017TNSTR.328....1R ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-20 19:37:38
Sender: Mr. Douglas Rich
Source Group: EHSSP

Douglas Rich report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017cih
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:39:21.390 (174.839125) DEC = +56:16:33.60 (56.276)
Discovery date: 2017-03-19 03:02:52 (JD=2457831.6269907)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 3780
Host redshift: 0.008002


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-19 03:02:52
Flux: 17.7 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope: 0.41-m Reflector, camera: ST-9XE CCD

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2015-01-15 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Telescope: 0.41-m Reflector, camera: ST-9XE CCD

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