Discovery certificate for object 2017ctw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10530 [ 2017TNSTR.398....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-04 08:01:25
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: AT 2017ctw
Discoverer internal name: SMT17dqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:59:09.152 (194.788132) DEC = -32:38:19.14 (-32.63865)
Discovery date: 2017-03-26 11:31:12 (JD=2457838.98)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-26 11:31:12
Flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-14 18:12:57
Limiting flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
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/2017ctw