Discovery certificate for object 2017cju
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10225 [ 2017TNSTR.345....1B ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-03-24 15:31:09
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

J. Brimacombe, K. Z. Stanek, for the ASAS-SN team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2017cju
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17eb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:38:34.070 (234.64196) DEC = +13:20:52.48 (13.34791)
Discovery date: 2017-03-23 14:24:00 (JD=2457836.1)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J15383353+1320423
Host redshift: 0.049334

Remarks: Confirmed by J. Brimacombe

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-23 14:24:00
Flux: 17.8 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-19 13:55:12
Limiting flux: 17.7 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus


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