Discovery certificate for object 2017cox
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10387 [ 2017TNSTR.382....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-01 02:18:07
Sender: Prof. Krzysztof Stanek
Source Group: ASAS-SN

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

IAU Designation: AT 2017cox
Discoverer internal name: ASASSN-17eh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:49:49.634 (117.45681) DEC = -02:17:53.12 (-2.29809)
Discovery date: 2017-04-01 00:14:24 (JD=2457844.51)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J07495102-0217434

Remarks: In three epochs, in the vicinity of an edge-on spiral; matches to a GALEX source, so might also be a CV

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-04-01 00:14:24
Flux: 17.2 VegaMag
Filter: V-Johnson
Instrument: Brutus
Telescope: ASASSN-Brutus

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-28 06:43:12
Limiting flux: 17.9 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/2017cox