Discovery certificate for object 2017cvo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 10582 [ 2017TNSTR.401....1M ]

Date Received (UTC): 2017-04-05 08:01:29
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 2017cvo
Discoverer internal name: SMT17fqo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:30:46.525 (202.693854) DEC = -03:47:35.77 (-3.79327)
Discovery date: 2017-03-28 17:19:40.000 (JD=2457841.2219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2017-03-28 17:19:40.000
Flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: g-SM-SkyMapper
Instrument: SM-WFCam
Telescope: SkyMapper wide-field survey telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2017-03-26 18:36:00
Limiting flux: 20.14 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/2017cvo