Discovery certificate for object 2017cty
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10532 [ 2017TNSTR.398....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-04 08:01:25
Sender: SkyMapper (smt_bot)
Reporting Group: SkyMapper     Discovery Data Source: SkyMapper

A. Möller, B. Tucker for the SkyMapper Transient Survey report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2017cty
Discoverer internal name: SMT17eri
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:57:02.430 (74.260123) DEC = -64:18:47.02 (-64.31306)
Discovery date: 2017-02-14 13:33:36 (JD=2457799.065)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-02-14 13:33:36
Flux: 18.98 ABMag
Filter: r-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-02-14 13:30:43
Limiting flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2017cty